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HIST 167 - History of California

Unit(s): 3.0

Advisory: ENGL 030 or ENLA 034 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: UC, CSU

This course provides an overview of California history from the first aboriginal inhabitants to modern times. Cultural, political, social and economic development will be addressed in the context of history. The development of contemporary institutions and the historical context of current issues will be addressed. This course is suitable for students seeking further understanding of California’s past and present, and those preparing for a career in teaching at the elementary level. It also satisfies a course requirement for the History for Transfer (AA-T) degree.

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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.

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Whittier, CA 90601

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