Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Hawaiian Studies, B.A. - Continuing the Culture Option

Four-Year Academic Map 2019-2020

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2019-2020 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan. Please tap the button following each course to view course description and prerequisites or see the UH Hilo Catalog for more course information.

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
DH: Humanities (Rec: KHAW 104 See note 1) 4
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
Elective (Rec: HWST 211 ) 3
Elective (Rec: HWST 176 ) 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
Elective (Rec: KHAW 203 See note 1) 4
Elective (Rec: HWST 213 ) 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
GQR: Quantitative Reasoning 3
Elective (Rec: HWST 175 ) 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
Elective (Rec: KHAW 204 See note 1) 4
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
DY: Science Laboratory 1
DS: Social Science II 3
Elective (Rec: HWST 205 ) 2
Elective 3
Credits 16

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 303 4
KHWS 475 or KHAW 454 See note 2 3
KHWS 463 (WI) 3
KHWS 381A or Elective See note 3 4
Credits 14

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 304 (WI) 4
KHWS 466 3
KHWS 476 or KHAW 453 (GE HPP) See note 2 3
KHWS 381E or Elective See note 3 4
Elective 1
Credits 15

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 403 4
KHWS 475 or KHAW 454 See note 2 3
KHAW 490 or KHAW 333 1
KHWS 462 3
Elective 3
Credits 14

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 404 (WI) 4
KHWS 465 3
KHWS 476 or KHAW 453 (GE HPP) See note 2 3
KHWS 496 (GE GCC) 3
Credits 13

Notes

  1. These courses are designated as GE HPP. Students must take one GE HPP course.
  2. KHWS 475 and KHAW 454 are both required and offered in Fall. KHWS 476 and KHAW 453 are both required and offered in Spring.
  3. KHWS 381A is offered in Fall and KHWS 381E is offered in Spring. Only one of the two is required for the degree. Students should select either course and take an elective the other semester.
  4. Students must earn credit for KHAW 490 and at least a 2.0 GPA in all other courses required for the major.
  5. At least 45 credits must be earned in courses at the 300- or 400- level.
  6. Students that begin their language track in HAW 101 and HAW 102 in Year 1 Fall and Spring may need to enroll in a Year 1 Summer KHAW 104 .