HWST 270 : Hawaiian Mythology
Class HoursClass Hours3 lecture
"C" or higher in either HAW 101 or HWST 107.
Semester OfferedFall, Spring
HWST 270 is an introduction to Hawaiian mythology and mo‘olelo as a basis of understanding (or a reflection) of Hawaiian culture, values, metaphor, and worldviews. This course will investigate and analyze oral and written Hawaiian literary sources and the roles of akua, ‘aumakua, kupua and kanaka.
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC