Multicultural Center

Intercultural/International Studies Division

Welcome!

Office Hours:

Summer 2014

Monday-Friday

9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

 

Welcome to our Division!

About:

The Intercultural/International Studies Division provides programs of study that increase understanding of the many cultures and languages of the world today.The Intercultural/International Studies Division (IIS) includes:

Programs:

Departments and Areas of Study:

Location:

We are located at the Multicultural Center (MCC), see a campus map here.

 

The Multicultural Center

MCC Students

 

Come visit us or if you need to reserve a space for your meeting or event please click below!

 

CLICK HERE to RESERVE A ROOM and see the Calendar of Events

 

The Multicultural Center at De Anza College is a gathering place for intellectual and cultural enrichment, programs, services, and facilities for students, faculty, staff, and our community. The goal of the Center is to provide an environment that recognizes cultural differences, respects cultural uniqueness, and facilitates cross-cultural interaction, learning and appreciation.

 

Read more about Multicultural Center.

 

  

World Languages

 

World Languages Poster

 

To see the World Language Proposed Offerings for Fall 2014, Click here.

 

World Language Prerequisite Clearance

Please see World Language Prerequisites  if you are registering for any World Language courses numbered 2-6 (e.g., SPAN 3).

 

Don't forget to fill out the World Language Prerequisite Form, 4 weeks prior to enrollment!

 

For more Information CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 If you inadvertently reached this department Web site while searching for the International Student Programs (ISP), please visit the International Student Programs Web site for further assistance.

 

Chican@ Classes this Fall 2014!

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The following courses will satisfy BOTH the IGETC requirement AND the De Anza College Ethnic Studies Graduation Requirement: 

 

ICS 33: Covers Area 3: Arts

ICS 30, 31: Covers Area 4: Ethnic Studies

ICS 37: Covers Area 4: Inter. Social & Behavioral Sciences

 

ICS 030.02                                 CRN: 21857

Intro to Chicano Studies

 

An exploration of the Chicano experience with emphasis on the cultural and historical development, the socioeconomic and political status of the contemporary Chicano/a.

 

Instructor: Marc Coronado

MLC-113 T/Th 1:30-3:20pm

 

ICS 031.01                                  CRN: 22562

Chicano Culture

 

Survey of the origins and development of Chicano culture with emphasis on the religions, philosophies, and lifestyles of the Chicano.

 

Instructor: Rosanna Alvarez

MLC-113 T/Th 9:30-11:20am

  

ICS 033.02                                  CRN: 20385

The Chicano and the Arts

 

Survey and analysis of contemporary Chicano art, film, theater and dance, and literature, and their influence on the Chicano experience.

 

Instructor: Diego Luna

MCC-10 T/Th 3:30-5:20pm

 

ICS 037.01                                  CRN: 22489

Ancient People/ Mesoamerica

 

Introductory survey of the development of pre-contact Mesoamerican indigenous cultures, concluding with the Spanish invasion, conquest and colonization of the Aztecs, Maya and Zapotec peoples. A course of study commencing with the earliest known evidence of human occupation in Mesoamerica, progressing through the development of agriculturally-based societies.

 

Instructor: Francisco Preciado

MLC-113 M/W 9:30-11:20am 

 

 Register HERE!

Resources

 

 

The Institute for Community and Civic Engagement

 

The Office of Equity, Social Justice and Multicultural Education

 

Degrees and Certificates: 

 

Click the information pages identified on the left to get degree and certificate requirements and links to other similar resources. If you cannot find the information you're looking for, please call the IIS division office at 408.864.8769 or e-mail okabekubojoann@deanza.edu.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Examples of World Art



Intercultural
/International studies Division
Office: Multicultural Center
Contact: Jo Ann Okabe-Kubo
Phone: 408.864.8769

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Last Updated: 9/15/14