Hawaiian Language ASC

Academic Subject Certificate in Hawaiian Language

Academic Subject Certificate in Hawaiian Language is intended to provide you with a strong introduction to the culture and language of Hawai‘i. The certificate enhances the Liberal Arts degree and prepares students with a strong foundation to complete their baccalaureate degree in Hawaiian Language or other fields of study at the University of Hawai‘i.

Requirements

Requirements
Course Alpha Course Title Credits
HAW 101 Beginning Hawaiian I 4
HWST 107 Hawai‘i: Center of the Pacific 3
HAW 102 Beginning Hawaiian II 4
HAW 201 Intermediate Hawaiian I 4
HAW 202 Intermediate Hawaiian II 4
  Total Credits 19

Program Learning Outcomes

With the completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  • Describe Native Hawaiian linguistic and cultural concepts.
  • Explain Native Hawaiian concepts as expressed in the broader areas of science, humanities, arts or social sciences.
  • Use Hawaiian language orally and in writing to discover, develop, communicate and reflect on issues relevant to the Native Hawaiian community.