HAW 262: Hawaiian Literature in Translation: 1800 to Present

Credits 3 Class Hours3 lecture

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 language.


"C" or higher in HAW 202.

Semester Offered Fall, Spring
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC
Course Student Learning Outcomes (CSLOs)
  1. Demonstrate knowledge of major genres, stories, themes, and devices of Hawaiian oral and written literature.
  2. Demonstrate in-depth knowledge on a piece of work or a theme of Hawaiian literature.
  3. Apply their knowledge of Hawaiian language to analyze and discuss Hawaiian literary themes.