Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

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

Four-Year Academic Map 2020-2021

This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2020-2021 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
Major Elective (Rec: HWST 211 ) 3
Major Elective (Rec: HWST 176 ) 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
Elective (Rec: KHAW 203 See note 1) 4
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
GQR: Quantitative Reasoning 3
Elective (Rec: HWST 213 ) 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
HWST 205 2
DS: Social Science II 3
Elective 2
Credits 15

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 303 4
KHWS 381A or Elective See note 2 4
Major Upper Elective I 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 14

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 304 WI 4
Major Upper Elective II 3
Upper Elective 3
KHWS 381E or Elective See note 2 4
Major Upper Elective KHAW/KHWS/KED 3
Credits 17

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 403 4
KHAW 490 or KHAW 333 1
Major Upper Elective III 3
Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 14

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
KHAW 404 WI 4
KHWS 496 (GE GCC) 3
WI Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 13

Notes

  1. These courses are designated as GE HPP. Students must take one GE HPP course.
  2. 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.
  3. Students must earn credit for KHAW 490 and at least a 2.0 GPA in all other courses required for the major.
  4. At least 45 credits must be earned in courses at the 300- or 400- level.
  5. 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 .