HIST 315  - History of San Mateo County

HIST 315 HISTORY OF SAN MATEO COUNTY (3)

Pass/No Pass or letter grade option. Minimum of 48 lecture hours per term. Recommended Preparation: eligibility for ENGL 848 and completion of READ 400 or 405 with a grade of C or higher OR concurrent enrollment in READ 400, 405, or 415 OR appropriate skill level as indicated by the reading placement tests or other measures.

Description: Survey of the county's development to the present. The natural setting; discovery and exploration; mission-ranchero era; establishment of county government; advent of railroads; lumbering; industry; growth of Bayside and Coastside communities; and the Peninsula's relation to the state and the nation. (AA: Area E1 or E5b, CSU: Area D)

 

College of San Mateo Department: History Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Spring 2012 term