Course Details

HIST 175 California History

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course, which covers the history of California from its earliest times to the present, provides an overview of both the physical characteristics and the diverse peoples of California and how they interacted and influenced the history of this state and its economic, social, cultural, and political institutions. The course requires students to analyze a variety of materials, think critically, and write thesis-based essays. This course may be of special interest to students planning a career in education.