The Associate in Arts degree in Hawaiian Studies is designed to provide students a broad foundation in general education with a major focus in Hawaiian studies.

Graduation Requirements
CREDITS
Minimum Applicable: 60 credits, 100-level or higher
GRADES
Minimum Cumulative GPA: 2.0
RESIDENCY
Minimum UHMC: 12 credits
WRITING INTENSIVE
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Hawaiian Studies Core Classes: 11 credits
HAW 101
HAW 102
HAW 107 (Fulfilled as Arts & Hawaiian DH requirements)
HWST 270
General Education Requirements: 32-34 credits
English Communication: 3 credits
FW-ENG 100 Written Communication
Global Multicultural Perspectives: 6 credits (Two courses from a different group)
FGA-Before 1500 CE: HIST 151
FGB-Since 1500 CE: HIST 152; GEOG 102.
FGC-Pre-histort to present: MUS 107; REL 150.
Symbolic Reasoning: 3 credits
FS-MATH 100, 103, 112, 115, 135, 140, 203, 205, 206, 231, 232; PHIL 110.
Oral Communication in English: 3 credits
FO-BUS/COM 130, COM 145, 210; DRAM 221, 222; SP 151, 231, 251.
Diversification Requirements
Arts and Humanities: 5-6 credits (Two courses from two different groups)
DA-Diversification Arts: HAW 104; HWST 205A, HWST 205E, HWST 205I; MUS 114H
DH-Diversification Humanities: HWST 107 required.
Natural Science: 6-7 credits  One course from Biological (DB), one Physical (DP), and one corresponding laboratory (DY)
DB-Diversification Biological: AG 122, 174, 200, 253, 265; ANTH 215, BIOL 101/SCI 121, BIOL 100, 102, 103, 105, 124, 151, 152, 171, 172, 200, 225, 265, 282; BOT 101; FSHN 185, 285, 286;
MICRO 130; PHRM 203; ZOOL 101, 141, 142, 200.
DP- Diversification Physical: ASTRO 110; BIOC 241, 244; CHEM 151, 161, 162; GEOG 101; GG 101, 103; OCN 201; PHYS 105, 151, 152, 170, 272; SCI 122; SSM 101, 201, 202, 402, 403.
*If a 3-credit course taken includes a lab, additional 100-level or higher may be needed to meet the 60-credit AA requirement. A 4-credit may include a lab.
Social Science: 6 credits (Two courses from different disciplines)
DS-Diversification Social Science: BOT 105/HWST 221.
DS-Diversification Social Science: ANTH 150, 165, 200, 201, 225, 281; ECON 120, 130, 131, 150; FAMR 230, 244; PACS 108; POLS 110, 120, 180; PSY 100, 103, 170, 202, 213, 214, 240, 250, 251, 253, 260, 353; SOC 100, 218, 231, 251.
Electives: Addition credits to meet 60-credit AA requirement. A minimum of three HAW or HWST courses are required at the 200-level or higher. Other approved electives: any HAW or HWST 100-level or higher, ANTH 235/HIST 288, HIST 284, or POLS 180.
HAW/HWST 200-level or higher required (HAW 201 recommended)
HAW/HWST 200-level or higher required (HAW 202 recommended)
HAW/HWST 200-level or higher required
Approved Elective (if needed)
Approved Elective (if needed)
Approved Elective (if needed)
Approved Elective (if needed)
Approved Elective (if needed)

 

 

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