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HIST 247 Women in U.S. History

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Course Description

Surveys the experiences and contributions of diverse women in U.S. social, cultural, economic, and political life, from pre-conquest to the present day. Explores how gender has shaped peoples' lives and opportunities. Intersections of race, class, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and regional variations are emphasized throughout, as are feminist ideas & movements, including women of color feminisms.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area C2; DSI
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2; DSI), UC (IGETC Area 3B; Area 4)