ASAM 40 The Chinese American Community (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Description and analysis of the Chinese American community from a sociological point of view. The historical background, family and district organizations, power structure, immigrants, cultural pattern and conflicts, and the socioeconomic problems of the Chinese American community.
No knowledge of Chinese required
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Evaluate the experience of the Chinese American community from the past to the present, by assessing the factors that create the social, economic, and cultural changes over time.
- Outcome 2: Describe the Chinese contributions to the development of the multi-ethnic and pluralistic society in America.
- Outcome 3: Analyze the impacts of public policy on the Chinese American communities through history and today's society.