Multicultural Center

Intercultural/International Studies Division

Welcome!

Office Hours: 

Monday-Friday

8:00am-12:00pm  

1:00pm-4:45pm

 

Closed:

Thursday, December 3, 1-3pm

Friday, December 4, 1-3:30pm

Tuesday, December 8, 1:30-3:00pm

Wednesday, December 9, 2:00-5:00pm

 

Winter Break:

Thursday, December 17, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016

 

Welcome to our Division!

About:

The Intercultural/International Studies Division provides programs of study that increase understanding of the many cultures and languages of the world today.The Intercultural/International Studies Division (IIS) includes:

Programs:

Departments and Areas of Study:

Location:

We are located at the Multicultural Center (MCC), see a campus map here.

 

The Multicultural Center

MCC Students

 

Come visit us or if you need to reserve a space for your meeting or event please click below!

 

http://www.deanza.edu/iis/mccroomrequest2015-2016.html

 

The Multicultural Center at De Anza College is a gathering place for intellectual and cultural enrichment, programs, services, and facilities for students, faculty, staff, and our community. The goal of the Center is to provide an environment that recognizes cultural differences, respects cultural uniqueness, and facilitates cross-cultural interaction, learning and appreciation.

 

Read more about Multicultural Center.

 

  

World Languages

 

World Languages Poster

 

To see the World Language Proposed Offerings for Fall 2015, Click here.

 

World Language Prerequisite Clearance

Please see World Language Prerequisites  if you are registering for any World Language courses numbered 2-6 (e.g., SPAN 3).

 

Don't forget to fill out the World Language Prerequisite Form, 4 weeks prior to enrollment!

 

For more Information CLICK HERE

 

 

 

Resources 

 Check out our Campus community partners!

The Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action

 

The Office of Equity, Social Justice and Multicultural Education

 

 

Winter 2016 Seats Available:

ICS D005.61/ARTS D002F.61

History of Art/Multicultural

TTH 4:30-6:20PM  VPA 132

Lee, So Kam

 

ICS/SPCH D007.01

Intercultural Communication

MW 8:30-10:20AM MCC-12

Piper McNulty

 

ICS/SPCH D007.06

Intercultural Communication

MW 3:30-5:20PM MLC 113

Cole, Constance

 

ICS D010.01

Intro to African American Studies

TTH 10:30AM-12:20PM   L65

Lewis, Julie

 

ICS/HIST D016A.01

History of Africa to 1800

TTH 4:00-5:50PM L61

Brown, Tamika

 

ICS D042.02

California Native Americans

TTH 3:30-5:20PM L66

de Bourbon, Soma

 

ICS D045.01

Survey Native American Arts

TTH 6:30-8:20PM   MCC-13

de Bourbon, Soma

 

 Coming in Winter 2016

Save the date!  Everyone is invited.

Thursday, March 3, 9:30-4:30

Campus Center

 

9th Annual LEAD Global Issues Conference

this year featuring speakers and workshops that tell the stories of Migrants and Refugees

 

“Out of Time, Out of Place”

 

On the main stage:

10:30-11:20 Professor Catherine Ramirez – “Assimilation and Non-Citizenship”

 

11:30-12:20 Professor Tony Samara – “Innovations in Segregation:  Displacement and Unequal Development in Silicon Valley”

 

12:30-1:20 Journalist Reese Erich – “The Syrian Crisis Explained: Civil War, ISIS, Refugees, and US Foreign Policy”

 

1:30-2:20 Photojournalist David Bacon – “Illegal People:  How Globalization Creates Migration”

             

2:30-3:20 Moderated Panel Discussion with featured speakers

 

And featuring student led workshops throughout the day from 9:30-4:30.

The LEAD Global Issues Conference

is sponsored annually by DASB

LEAD is a program of VIDA –

The Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action

 

For more information, please contact coronadomarc@fhda.edu

The following World Language Classes are proposed for Winter 2016:

 

FREN 1 Elementary French 1st Qtr

FREN 2 Elementary French 2nd Qtr

 

GERM 1 Elementary German 1st Qtr

GERM 2 Elementary German 2nd Qtr

 

HNDI 2 Elementary Hindi 2nd Qtr

 

ITAL 2 Elementary Italian 2nd Qtr

 

JAPN 1 Elementary Japanese 1st Qtr

JAPN 2 Elementary Japanese 2nd Qtr

JAPN 3 Elementary Japanese 3rd Qtr

JAPN 5 Intermediate Japanese 2nd Qtr

 

KORE 1 Elementary Korean 1st Qtr

KORE 2 Elementary Korean 2nd Qtr

 

MAND 1 Elementary Mandarin 1st Qtr

MAND 2 Elementary Mandarin 2nd Qtr

MAND 5 Intermediate Mandarin 2nd Qtr

 

PERS 2 Elementary Persian 2nd Qtr

 

RUSS 2 Elementary Russian 2nd Qtr

 

SIGN 1 Elementary American Sign Language 1st Qtr

SIGN 2 Elementary American Sign Language 2nd Qtr

 

SPAN 1 Elementary Spanish 1st Qtr

SPAN 2 Elementary Spanish 2nd Qtr

 

VIET 2 Elementary Vietnamese 2nd Qtr


If you have successfully completed the First Quarter coursework at another institution (including high school), and plan to register for the second quarter, please submit the World Languages Prerequisite Clearance Form.

Degrees and Certificates: 

Click the information pages identified on the left to get degree and certificate requirements and links to other similar resources. If you cannot find the information you're looking for, please call the IIS division office at 408.864.8769 or e-mail okabekubojoann@deanza.edu.

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Examples of World Art



Intercultural
/International studies Division
Office: Multicultural Center
Contact: Jo Ann Okabe-Kubo
Phone: 408.864.8769

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Last Updated: 12/3/15