Hawaiian (HAW)

Classes

HAW 101 : Elementary Hawaiian I

This course is an introduction to the basic structures of the Hawaiian language emphasizing listening, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural understanding.

credits

4

Class Hours

3 lecture and 2 lecture/lab

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall

HAW 102 : Elementary Hawaiian II

This course is the second half of the elementary Hawaiian that teaches basic listening, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural understanding.

credits

4

Class Hours

3 lecture and 2 lecture/lab

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 101.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Spring

HAW 201 : Intermediate Hawaiian I

This first half of an intermediate course in Hawaiian further develops skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing the Hawaiian language.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 102.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

HAW 202 : Intermediate Hawaiian II

This second half of an intermediate course in Hawaiian is the continued development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing the Hawaiian language.

credits

4

Class Hours

4 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 201.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

HAW 221 : Introduction to Hawaiian Conversation

This course provides practice for control of spoken Hawaiian and further develops vocabulary for more accurate, mature expressions.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 202.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Fall

HAW 222 : Introduction to Hawaiian Composition

This class provides systematic practice for control of written Hawaiian. A variety of situations will be introduced in which the student will use written Hawaiian as the medium of communication, providing for further development of vocabulary and grammatical elements for accurate, mature expression.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 202.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC

Semester Offered

Spring

HAW 261 : Hawaiian Literature in English

This course is a survey of traditional Hawaiian narratives and poetry. The emphasis will be on the various modes of native Hawaiian literature from pre-contact to the present. Readings will be presented in English translation, with selected Hawaiian texts provided upon request.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Designations

Diversification: Literatures — DL
Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

HAW 262 : Survey of Hawaiian Writings

This course offers a sampling of different styles and modes of native Hawaiian literature, primarily from the 19th and 20th centuries. The readings are presented in the original Hawaiian.

credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in HAW 202.

Designations

Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC