NEW ! Updated Course Listings

Many courses that were previously labeled as “Intercultural Studies” are now offered through new departments. Be sure to check the class schedule for courses with the prefix AFAM (African American Studies), ASAM (Asian American and Asian Studies), CETH (Comparative Ethnic Studies), CHLX (Chicanx and Latinx Studies) and NAIS (Native American and Indigenous Studies), in addition to the prefix ICS (Intercultural Studies). All courses offered through these departments will satisfy De Anza's ICS course requirement for an associate degree.

Courses Offered By This Department

Course Number Course Title Units
CHLX 10 Introduction to Chicanx and Latinx Studies 4
CHLX 11 Chicanx Culture 4
CHLX 12 Chicanx and Latinx History 4
CHLX 13 The Chicanx and Latinx and the Arts 4
CHLX 26 La Mujer: Latina Life and Experience 4
AFAM 10 An Introduction to African American Studies 4
AFAM 11 Sankofa: The Roots of the African American Experience 4
AFAM 12A African American History to 1865 4
AFAM 12B African American History Since 1865 4
AFAM 25 Introduction to Black Feminism 4
ASAM 1 Asian American Experiences Past to Present 4
ASAM 10 Contemporary Asian American Communities 4
ASAM 11 Asian Americans and Racism 4
ASAM 12 Asian Americans and American Ideals, Institutions and Politics 4
ASAM 13 Asian Americans and Asia 4
ASAM 20 Asian Pacific American Literature 4
ASAM 21 Asian Pacific Americans Make Culture 4
ASAM 22 Asian American Pacific Islander Women 4
ASAM 30 Filipinx American History and Culture 4
ASAM 32 Vietnamese Literature from Traditional to Asian American Expressions 4
ASAM 40 History of Art: Arts of Asia 4
ASAM 41 Introduction to Korean Popular Culture 4
ASAM 42A History of Asian Civilization: China and Japan (to the 19th Century) 4
ASAM 42B History of Asian Civilization: China and Japan (19th - 21st Centuries) 4
CETH 8 Women of Color in the USA 4
CETH 10 Race, Ethnicity and Inequality 4
CETH 11 Race and Ethnicity: Belonging and Exclusion in the U.S. 4
CETH 13 History of Art (Multicultural Arts in the United States) 4
CETH 19 Masculinities in U.S. Culture and Society 4
CETH 29 Cultural Pluralism and American Law and Justice 4
CETH 50 Civic Leadership for Community Empowerment 4
ICS 2A Introduction to Peer Mentoring, Leadership, and Community Building 2
ICS 2B Practicum in Peer Mentoring, Leadership, and Community Building 2
ICS 7 Intercultural Communication 4
ICS 7H Intercultural Communication - HONORS 4
ICS 16A History of Africa to 1800 4
ICS 16B History of Africa from 1800 to the Present 4
ICS 17 Critical Consciousness and Social Change 4
ICS 17H Critical Consciousness and Social Change - HONORS 4
ICS 19 Making a Difference: Transforming Relations of Nature, Community, and Power 4
ICS 25 Grassroots Democracy: Race, Politics and the American Promise 4
ICS 26 Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Studies 4
ICS 27 Grassroots Democracy: Leadership and Power 4
ICS 27H Grassroots Democracy: Leadership and Power - HONORS 4
ICS 35 Chicano/a, Latino/a Literature 4
ICS 36 Grassroots Democracy: Social Movements Since the 1960s 4
ICS 37 Ancient Peoples of Mesoamerica 4
ICS 38A Colonial Latin American History 4
ICS 38B Modern Latin American History 4
ICS 47 Introduction to Disability Studies 4
ICS 77 Special Projects in Intercultural Studies 1
ICS 77X Special Projects in Intercultural Studies 2
ICS 77Y Special Projects in Intercultural Studies 3
ICS 77Z Special Projects in Intercultural Studies 4
ICS 78 Special Group Projects in Intercultural Studies 0.5
ICS 78W Special Group Projects in Intercultural Studies 1
ICS 78X Special Group Projects in Intercultural Studies 2
ICS 78Y Special Group Projects in Intercultural Studies 3
ICS 78Z Special Group Projects in Intercultural Studies 4
ICS 80 Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Intrapersonal 0.5
ICS 80W Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Intrapersonal 1
ICS 80X Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Intrapersonal 2
ICS 80Y Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Intrapersonal 3
ICS 80Z Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Intrapersonal 4
ICS 81 Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Interpersonal 0.5
ICS 81W Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Interpersonal 1
ICS 81X Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Interpersonal 2
ICS 81Y Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Interpersonal 3
ICS 81Z Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Interpersonal 4
ICS 82 Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Systems 0.5
ICS 82W Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Systems 1
ICS 82X Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Systems 2
ICS 82Y Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Systems 3
ICS 82Z Community Based Learning in Intercultural Studies - Systems 4
NAIS 11 Native American Contemporary Society 4
NAIS 12 Native American History 4
NAIS 13 Survey of Native American Arts 4
NAIS 14 Native American Religious Traditions 4
NAIS 15 Native American Literature 4
NAIS 16 California Native Americans 4
NAIS 31 Introduction to Pacific Islander History and Culture 4

These listings are drawn from the current college catalog. Some courses may not be offered every quarter. Contact the academic department to find out when a course will be offered.

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