Chicano Studies Courses

Register for classes using WebAdvisor. Review the searchable online Class Schedule for class dates and times. Course descriptions are available in the Catalog. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and/or have questions answered. Courses in this discipline include:

  • CHS-101/SOC-106 Chicano/Latino Culture I
  • CHS-102A/B/HIST-112A/B Chicana/o History
  • CHS-106A Chicano/Latino Literature
  • CHS-109 Barrio Fieldwork
  • CHS-112 Contemporary Issues of Chicanas

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may go to the Ohlone College Bookstore website to find the textbook(s), access codes (keys), or supplies for their class(es). Students may be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with your instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the courses in this discipline, the student will have acquired the following knowledge and skills:

  • Practice and demonstrate oral, written, and research skills.
  • Demonstrate and internalize the ability to comprehend the Latina/o experience critically, analytically, and creatively.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills and internalize the need for social change in Chicana/o and Latina/o communities and the broader society through service learning.