General Education Requirements

GL: Language Arts Requirement Fall 2011 through Current

Structural Requirement, 3 credits

Students select a semester course of foreign language study, linguistics or second level English to fulfill this requirement. These courses engage students in the process of constructing, analyzing, and employing language.


Courses Currently Certified:

  • CHNS 101 Elementary Chinese I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • CHNS 102 Elementary Chinese II (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • CHNS 201 Intermediate Chinese I (4) (effective Fall 2015)
  • CS 200 Web Technology I (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ELI 201 Academic Oral Communication 2 (4) (effective Fall 2020)
  • ELI 203 Academic Reading Strategies 2 (4) (effective Fall 2020)
  • ELI 204 Rhetorical Writing Styles 2 (4) (effective Fall 2020)
  • ENG 200A Lit Genres: Short Story/Novel (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • ENG 200G Intro Graphic Novels & Comics (3) (effective Fall 2018)
  • ENG 204 /WS 204 Intr Race/Gender Film Studies (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 205 /WS 205 Hawaiʻi on Screen (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 206 /WS 206 Intro to Popular Culture (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 257 /WS 257 Multicultural Literature (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 285 /COM 285 Intro to News Writing & Report (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • ENG 286A Intro to Fiction Writing (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 286B Intro to Poetry Writing (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • ENG 287 Introduction to Rhetoric (3) (effective Fall 2016)
  • ENG 314 Advanced Multimedia Journalism (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • ENG 350 /LING 350 Second Lang Acquisition Theory (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • ENG 423 /WS 423 Post-Colonial Literature (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • ENG 448 /WS 448 Graphic Novels & Comics (3) (effective Fall 2018)
  • ENG 484 ESL Materials & Methods (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • HAW 101 Elementary Hawaiian I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • HAW 102 Elem Hawaiian II (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • JPNS 101 /JPST 101 Elementary Japanese I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • JPNS 101S /JPST 101S Elementary Japanese I, Special (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • JPNS 102 /JPST 102 Elementary Japanese II (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • JPNS 102S Elementary Japanese II Special (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • JPNS 201 /JPST 201 Intermediate Japanese I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • JPNS 202 /JPST 202 Intermediate Japanese II (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • JPNS 301 /JPST 301 Third-Year Japanese I (3) (effective Fall 2015)
  • JPNS 302 /JPST 302 Third-Year Japanese II (3) (effective Fall 2015)
  • JPNS 365 /JPST 365 /ENG 365 Japanese Lit in English (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • JPNS 425 /JPST 425 Translation Workshop (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • KHAW 103 First Lvl Trans Hawn Immersion (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 104 First Lvl Partial Hawn Immers (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 108 Accel First Lvl Hawn Immersion (8) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 133 First Lvl Hawn for Speakers (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 203 Second Lvl Univ Hawn Immers I (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 204 Second Lvl Univ Hawn Immers II (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • KHAW 233 Second Level Hawn for Speakers (4) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 102 Introduction to Linguistics (3) (effective Fall 2011)
  • LING 133A Elem Indig Lang: Systematic (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 133B Elem Indig Langs: Navaho (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 133C Elem Indig Langs: Chuukese (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 133D Elem Indig Langs: Yupik (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 133E Elem Indig Langs: Samoan (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 133F Elem Indig Langs: Other (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233A Inter Indig Langs: Systematic (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233B Inter Indig Langs: Navaho (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233C Inter Indig Langs: Chuukese (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233D Inter Indig Langs: Yupik (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233E Inter Indig Langs: Samoan (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 233F Inter Indig Langs: Other (3) (effective Fall 2013)
  • LING 412 Discourse Analysis (3) (effective Fall 2021)
  • SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • SPAN 102 Elementary Spanish II (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish I (4) (effective Fall 2011)
  • SPAN 202 Interm Spanish II (4) (effective Fall 2011)

Courses Previously Certified (Please see effective terms listed in parenthesis):

  • CHNS 107 Accelerated Elementary Chinese (8) (effective Fall 2012 - Summer 2021)
  • CHNS 200 Conversational CHNS Business (3) (effective Fall 2015 - Summer 2021)
  • CHNS 202 Intermediate Chinese II (4) (effective Fall 2015 - Summer 2021)
  • COM 270 Intro to Theories of Human Com (3) (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2021)
  • ENG 240 British Lit’s Greatest Hits (3) (effective 2018 - Summer 2020)
  • ENG 290 Literature and Medicine (3) (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2021)
  • ENG 318 /DRAM 318 Playwriting (3) (effective Fall 2018 - Summer 2021)
  • FIL 101 Elementary Filipino I (4) (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2021)
  • FIL 102 Elementary Filipino II (4) (effective Fall 2013 - Summer 2021)
  • FIL 200 Inter Conversational Filipino (3) (effective Fall 2013 - Summer 2021)
  • FR 101 Elementary French I (4) (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2021)
  • FR 102 Elementary French II (4) (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2021)
  • HAW 107 Intensive Elementary Hawaiian (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2012)
  • HAW 201 Intermediate Hawaiian I (4) (effective Fall 2018 - Summer 2021)
  • HAW 202 Inter Hawaiian II (4) (effective Fall 2018 - Summer 2021)
  • HAW 207 Intensive Intermediate Hawaiian (effective Fall 2011 - Summer 2012)
  • JPNS 107 /JPST 107 Accelerated Element Japanese (8) (effective Fall 2012 - Summer 2021)
  • KOR 101 Elementary Korean I (4) (effective Fall 2015 - Summer 2021)
  • KOR 102 Elementary Korean II (4) (effective Fall 2015 - Summer 2021)