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Intercultural Studies

  • Skills Certificate - Intercultural StudiesDetails for Skills Certificate - Intercultural Studies

    Students pursuing the Intercultural Studies Skills Certificate gain the knowledge and skills necessary for increasing cultural sensitivity, cultural competence, and social equity. This Skills Certificate is designed for anyone wanting to interact more effectively with people from a variety of cultural and linguistic backgrounds. The goals of the program are to facilitate awareness and understanding of the multi-ethnic society in which we live and work and to develop critical thinking frameworks for addressing societal inequities.

    Degree Requirements

  • Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Intercultural StudiesDetails for Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Intercultural Studies

    The Certificate of Achievement-Advanced and A.A. degree is an interdisciplinary program that provides both focused study on one or more ethnic groups and coursework that examines the social constructs and dynamics that govern our interactions with others. Students pursuing the Certificate of Achievement-Advanced or A.A. in Intercultural Studies gain the knowledge and skills necessary for increasing their cultural sensitivity, cultural competence and social equity. This program enables them to work with confidence and increased effectiveness in a wide variety of international and multicultural settings.

    Degree Requirements

  • Associate in Arts - Intercultural StudiesDetails for Associate in Arts - Intercultural Studies

    The Certificate of Achievement-Advanced and A.A. degree is an interdisciplinary program that provides both focused study on one or more ethnic groups and coursework that examines the social constructs and dynamics that govern our interactions with others. Students pursuing the Certificate of Achievement-Advanced or A.A. in Intercultural Studies gain the knowledge and skills necessary for increasing their cultural sensitivity, cultural competence and social equity. This program enables them to work with confidence and increased effectiveness in a wide variety of international and multicultural settings.

    Degree Requirements


In addition to the programs listed above, you may be able to apply courses in this department toward General Education requirements.

You can check the course offerings in the college catalog against the following lists of GE requirements

These requirements may be subject to change. Always confirm the requirements for your specific program.

To learn about other programs at De Anza and their requirements, visit the college Degrees & Certificates page. For information about applying for your certificate or degree, visit the Apply for Degrees and Certificates page.

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