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CONTENTS

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-
76
arts & sciences, AMST-IT 77-
122
Arts & Sciences, JOUR-ZOOL 122-
175
business administration 176-
185
education
186-
207
engineering 208-
216
hawaiian, asian, and pacific studies 217-
225
health sciences and social welfare 226
interdisciplinary programs 227-
233
law 234-
236
medicine 237-
255
nursing 256-
266
ocean and earth science and technology 267-
284
outreach college 285-
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public health 289-
292
rotc programs 293-
294
social work
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297
travel industry management 298-
303
tropical agriculture and human resources 304-
324
instructional support, research, and Service Units  478-
483

COURSES

overview 325
a - E 326-
379
f - N 379-
427
o - Z 427-
477

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: Pacific Islands Studies
Pacific Islands Studies (PACS)

School of Hawaiian, Asian and Pacific Studies 

PACS 371 Literature of the Pacific (3) Basic concepts and representative texts for the study of the literature of the Pacific, including Pacific voyagers and contemporary writings in English by Pacific Islanders. Pre: any two of the following: 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257; second may be taken concurrently; or consent. (Cross-listed as ENG 371) 

PACS 399 Directed Research (V)

PACS 462 Drama and Theatre of Oceania (3) Survey of the contemporary drama and theatre of Oceania that combines island and Western traditions. Includes Papua New Guinea, Hawai'i, Fiji, Samoa, Australia, New Zealand. Pre: ANTH 350 or THEA 101, or consent. (Cross-listed as THEA 462) 

PACS 491 The Contemporary Pacific (3) Examination of critical issues in the contemporary Pacific.

PACS 492 Topics in Pacific Islands Studies (3) Repeatable. Pre: 391, 392, 393, or 491.

PACS 495 Encountering Tourism in Asian-Pacific Societies (3) A critical examination of a wide spectrum of issues relating to the evolution and current impact of tourism on contemporary Asian and Pacific Islands societies. Topics include colonial antecedents, social impacts, cultural and environmental concerns, case studies (including Hawai'i). Pre: ASAN 201 or ASAN 202, or consent. (Cross-listed as ASAN 495)

PACS 500 Master's Plan B/C Studies (1) Enrollment for degree completion. Pre: master's Plan B or C candidate and consent.

PACS 690 Graduate Seminar: Change in the Pacific (3) Interrelationship of change in selected Pacific Islands regions, institutions, and processes. Pre: consent.

PACS 691 Approaches to Pacific Islands Studies (3) Introduction to Pacific Islands studies as an interdisciplinary field of research and scholarship. 

PACS 692 Research Materials and Design (3) Research materials and methods in Pacific Islands studies. Pre: 691 or consent.

PACS 693 Cultural Identities (3) (2.5-hr Seminar) Comparative study of cultural identities in the United States and Pacific Islands. Pre: 480 or ENG 480, or consent. 

PACS 699 Directed Reading and Research (V)

PACS 700 Thesis Research (V)

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


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