Multicultural Center

Intercultural/International Studies Division


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Welcome to our Division!


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:


Departments and Areas of Study:


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!


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




 If you inadvertently reached this department Web site while searching for the International Student Programs (ISP), please visit the International Student Programs Web site for further assistance.


ICS 035.01            CRN: 23082
A survey of Chicano/a, Latino/a literature in its various forms, with emphasis on contemporary authors, from the 1940s to the present.                                


INTL 10/ARTS 2G   


Learn about the fascinating arts of ancient China, Japan, Korea, India, Southeast Asia and the Himalayas: including tomb artifacts, sculptures, pottery, calligraphy, paintings, architecture and monuments.   




WMST DO26.01               CRN: 23080


An introduction to the study of Latinas in American society with an emphasis on feminist scholarship, cultural representation, resistance and power. 






The Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action


The Office of Equity, Social Justice and Multicultural Education


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























Examples of World Art

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


Last Updated: 9/22/15