History Department


The HISTORY DEPARTMENT offers both survey and specialized courses geared toward helping students complete requirements for a Grossmont AA-T degree, lower division humanities/social science requirements for university transfer, or personal intellectual enrichment. Taught by diverse and enthusiastic instructors, our staple survey courses include:


  • Early and Modern World History
  • Early and Modern Western Civilization
  • Early and Modern U.S. History
  • Early and Modern History of the Americas

Also don’t overlook our specialized courses such as:


  • History of East Asia
  • History of Mexico
  • Ancient Civilizations
  • Twentieth-Century World History
  • Survey of Medieval History
  • American Military History
  • Emergence of the Modern Middle East

Please navigate our website to familiarize yourself with our courses, faculty, and resources. Enjoy your semester!