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general information
academic units
courses
personnel
reference

GENERAL INFORMATION

Message From the President 2
The University of Hawai'i 5
calendar 6-7
undergraduate education 8-
22
UHM General Education Core and Graduation Requirements 23-
27
graduate education 28-
45
student Life 46-
58
tuition, fees, and financial aid 59-
69
degrees and certificates 70-
71

ACADEMIC UNITS

architecture 72-
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arts & sciences, AMST-IT 77-
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Arts & Sciences, JOUR-ZOOL 122-
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business administration 176-
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education
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engineering 208-
216
hawaiian, asian, and pacific studies 217-
225
health sciences and social welfare 226
interdisciplinary programs 227-
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law 234-
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medicine 237-
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nursing 256-
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ocean and earth science and technology 267-
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outreach college 285-
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public health 289-
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rotc programs 293-
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social work
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travel industry management 298-
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tropical agriculture and human resources 304-
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instructional support, research, and Service Units  478-
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COURSES

overview 325
a - E 326-
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f - N 379-
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o - Z 427-
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PERSONNEL

administration 484-
485
Endowed Chairs and Distinguished Professorships 486
faculty 486-
510
emeriti faculty 511-
517
Instructional Support, Research, and Service Units Staff 518-
527

REFERENCE

appendix 528-
532
glossary 533-
535
campus map

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Courses: Korean
Korean (KOR)

College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature 

All students taking language courses in this program for the first time must take a regularly scheduled placement test; those with no background must come to the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures for a brief interview. A grade of C or better is required in the prerequisite courses for continuation.

KOR 101 Elementary Korean (4) Listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar. Meets one hour daily, Monday-Friday, plus daily lab work. Pre: consent. FL

KOR 102 Elementary Korean (4) Continuation of 101. Pre: 101 or consent. FL

KOR 201 Intermediate Korean (4) Continuation of 101 and 102. Meets one hour daily, Monday-Friday, plus daily lab work. Pre: 102 or consent. FL

KOR 202 Intermediate Korean (4) Continuation of 201. Pre: 201 or consent. FL

KOR 301 Third-Level Korean (3) Continuation of 201 and 202. Major emphasis on comprehension of modern written Korean. Chinese characters. Pre: 202 or consent.

KOR 302 Third-Level Korean (3) Continuation of 301. Pre: 301 or consent.

KOR 399 Directed Third-Level Reading (V) For those who need special assistance, e.g., in reading texts in area of specialization or at a pace more rapid than those of standard courses. Offered if staff available. CR/NC only. Repeatable. Pre: consent.

KOR 401 Fourth-Level Korean (3) Continuation of 302. Pre: 302 or consent.

KOR 402 Fourth-Level Korean (3) Continuation of 401. Pre: 401 or consent.

KOR 420 Korean Composition (3) Training in modern structural and stylistic techniques; writing on designated themes. Repeatable once. Pre: 402 or consent.

KOR 451 Structure of Korean (3) Introduction to phonology, morphology, and history. Pre: 202 or consent.

KOR 452 Structure of Korean (3) Introduction to syntax and semantics. Pre: 202 or consent.

KOR 463 Introduction to Traditional Korean Literature (3) Critical readings from earliest times and presentations that emphasize genre, style, and context. Pre: 402 or consent.

KOR 464 Introduction to Modern Korean Literature (3) Critical readings of 20th-century materials and presentations that emphasize context and the development of style. Pre: 402 or consent.

KOR 470 Language and Culture of Korea (3) Relation of Korean language to literature, history, philosophy, social structure, values, and interpersonal relationships; social and regional varieties. Pre: 402 or consent.

KOR 481 Selected Readings in Korean (3) Selected readings in various disciplines. Repeatable once with consent. Pre: 402 or consent.

KOR 499 Directed Fourth-Level Reading (V) For those who need special assistance, e.g., in reading texts in area of specialization or at a pace more rapid than those of standard courses. Primarily for graduate students from other departments. CR/NC only. Repeatable. Pre: consent of department chair.

KOR 613 (Alpha) Korean Verse (3) Intensive and analytical reading of selected works of Korean lyric and didactic verse (e.g., hyangga, changga, hanshi, sijo, kasa, free form): (M) modern; Pre: 464 or consent (T) traditional; Pre: 463 or consent.

KOR 614 (Alpha) Korean Narrative (3) Intensive and analytical reading of selected works of Korean narrative (e.g., myth, p'ansori, shaman song, essay, biography, fiction): (M) modern; Pre: 464 or consent (T) traditional; Pre: 463 or consent.

KOR 615 (Alpha) Korean Drama (3) Intensive and analytical reading of selected materials in Korean performing arts (e.g., spectacle, farce play, mask dance, staged narratives, theatrical drama): (M) modern; Pre: 464 or consent (T) traditional; Pre: 463 or consent.

KOR 631 History and Dialects of Korean Language (3) Survey of various hypotheses on the genetic relationship of Korean; evolution of Korean from the 15th century to the present; Korean dialects. Pre: 451 and 452, or consent.

KOR 632 Korean Phonology and Morphology (3) Review of Korean vocalic and consonantal phonology. Phonological and morphological analysis of Korean derivation and inflection. Pre: 451 and 452, or consent.

KOR 633 Korean Syntax and Semantics (3) Review of theoretical problems in Korean syntax and semantics; different approaches; and contributions of Korean linguistic study to syntactic and semantic theory. Pre: 452 or consent.

KOR 634 Korean Sociolinguistics (3) Variations in form and use depending on sociocultural factors. Role of language in politics, mass media, group identity, bilingualism, and intercultural communication. Pre: 401, 402, 470, or consent.

KOR 640 Literary Translation of Korean (3) The art and craft of translating traditional and modern Korean literary works into English. Repeatable. Pre: 463 and 464, or consent.

KOR 699 Directed Research (V) CR/NC only. Pre: consent.

KOR 711 Korean Historical Sources (3) Systematic reading in Korean or classical Chinese of various forms of historical literature, literary sources, reference materials; use of reference materials. Pre: reading knowledge of Korean or classical Chinese. (Cross-listed as HIST 711)

KOR 720 Research Seminar in Korean Literature (3) Advanced study of an author, school, period, genre, or problem leading to a research paper. Repeatable. Pre: consent.

KOR 730 Research Seminar in Korean Language (3) Advanced study in history and dialects, phonology and morphology, syntax and semantics, and sociolinguistics and pedagogy leading to a research paper. Repeatable. Pre: consent.

For key to symbols and abbreviations, see the first page of this section.


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