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Urban Studies and Planning

USP 166: History of San Diego

Description: A lecture-discussion course that surveys the social, political, economic, cultural, and environmental history of the San Diego region from pre-colonial times to the present, with an emphasis on the urban development that has occurred since 1900.

Where in the community:

  • La Jolla Historical Society
    7846 Eads Avenue, La Jolla, CA, 92037-4211
  • Veterans Museum and Memorial Center (VMMC)
    2115 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA, 92116

Prerequisite: upper-division standing.

Instructor: Abraham Shragge

URL: http://usp.ucsd.edu/curriculum/coursedesc.html

Opportunities for Student Community Involvement