HIST 030B - African-American History Since 1877 - Units 3

Prerequisite Skills: 1. Reading level II.

This course is an examination of African American history from Reconstruction to the present. Topics emphasized include the "Jim Crow" period; the careers of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. DuBois; the Spanish-American War; the Progressive era, World War I, and the Harlem Renaissance; the Depression and New Deal; World War II; the post-war Civil Rights Movement; and African Americans in contemporary America. This course fulfills the Social Science (group A) requirement for the AA and AS degrees and applies toward the completion of California State requirements in U.S. History and Institutions and California State and Local Government. (Title 5, Section 40404). (UC, CSU)