7995 - History 12 - Class Information

Political and Social History of the United States II

Spring B 2009

3 Units, (UC: CSU)

A survey of political and social developments in American history from the Reconstruction period (1865) to the present.

Prerequisites: None.


Alejandro A. Morales, M.A.
Email: amorales@vcccd.edu
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 1:00 - 8:00 PM.
(818) 364-7600, ext. 7168

Classroom Location Schedule

 Day  Campus  Time  Location Pierce 
 Saturday   L.A. City College   9:00 AM - Noon  Da Vinci Rm. 310
 Saturday  L.A. Southwest College   1:30  - 4:30 PM   Lecture Lab Rm. 213
 Sunday  L.A. Pierce College  9:00 AM - Noon  Business Bldg. Rm. 3208  
 Sunday  L.A. Valley College  1:30  - 4:30 PM  Foreign Language Bldg. 110 

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American History: A Survey, Volume 2
  • Author: Brinkley, Alan
  • Edition: 13/E 2009
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 9778-0-0772-3854-4

Textbooks may be purchased at the City, Southwest, Valley, and Pierce College bookstores.

Textbooks are available in the college libraries.  Most libraries have the texts on Reserve, (two hour use, in the library) some libraries have copies in the General Collection.  Individual Library Policies apply and they may be different at each campus.Generally, students must have a valid student ID for the campus they intend to use to check out or use library materials. For example, to check out books from Pierce College Library students must have a valid Pierce College Student ID.  Students who enrolled only in ITV classes may obtain a Mission College ID through the Admissions Office at Mission College.


The Unfinished Nation, Part II

Where to Watch Videos

Cable Channel LA36

Video broadcasts are available on cable channel LA36. The broadcast schedule is below.

Broadcast Schedule

All videos are closed captioned.
Buy the Videos

Videos may be purchased at the Pierce College Bookstore (Type ITV in the textbook search engine) or LA Mission College.

Watch the Videos on Campus

Videos may be viewed at the Learning Resource Centers of:

Los Angeles City College
East Los Angeles College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
Los Angeles Valley College
West Los Angeles College

 You must bring your Student ID or fee receipt with you to watch them.

Online Course Website

April 13 is the official start date of the term. If you enrolled after the start date, you can expect a delay of 2-3 business days in accessing the class website. 

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