HWST 128: Introduction to Hula Kahiko

Credits 3 Class Hours2 lecture and 2 lecture/lab

This course is an introduction to hula and oli (chant) covering the fundamentals of traditional dance and practices, language, and regional traditions.

Semester Offered Fall, Spring
Diversification: Arts — DA
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC
Course Student Learning Outcomes (CSLOs)
  1. Perform all learned pieces.
  2. Identify hula and oli (chant) terminology.
  3. Execute basic hula steps and motions.
  4. Explain basic hula and oli (chant) practices and traditions.