African American History Since 1865

Course Description

An examination of the history of the African American in the United States since the Civil War. The major events, policies, and people that shaped the history of the United States will be analyzed. This course will help students understand the role of people of African ancestry in the political, social and economic life of the United States from Reconstruction to the Jim Crow era, to the modern Civil Rights Movement to the Black Power Movement until today. How institutions, policies, and laws have historically oppressed people of African ancestry living in the United States will also be examined.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
43603 HIST 18B 64Z ······· TBA-TBA Julie Lewis ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-04-08 to 2019-06-28.
HIST-018B-64Z: Online Course. Students must have access to e-mail and the Internet. Exclusively using a tablet or phone may prevent you from successfully completing a course. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: https://deanza.instructure.com/courses/3382

Course Details

4 Units
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading
Also Listed As
(Also listed as ICS 18B. Students may enroll in either department, but not both, for credit.)


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
EWRT 1A or EWRT 1AH or ESL 5.
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