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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-
76
arts & sciences, AMST-IT 77-
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Arts & Sciences, JOUR-ZOOL 122-
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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-
288
public health 289-
292
rotc programs 293-
294
social work
295-
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: Spanish
Spanish (SPAN)

College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature 

All courses, except 405, are conducted in Spanish.

SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish (4) Conversation, laboratory drill, grammar, reading. FL

SPAN 102 Elementary Spanish (4) Continuation of 101. FL

SPAN 103 Intensive Elementary Spanish (8) Course content of SPAN 101 and 102 covered in one semester. Five two-hour sessions per week plus laboratory practice. FL

SPAN 105 Accelerated Elementary Spanish (4) Course content of SPAN 101 and 102 covered in one semester. Four one-hour sessions per week plus laboratory practice. For students with two to three years of Spanish. Satisfactory placement score required.

SPAN 111 Introduction to Spanish for TIM Majors (3)

SPAN 112 Introduction to Spanish for TIM Majors (3)

SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish (3) Continuation of oral practice and grammar study; increasing emphasis on reading and written composition. Laboratory drill. Pre: 
102. FL

SPAN 201A Intermediate Spanish (3) Continuation of oral practice and grammar study; increasing emphasis on reading and written composition. Laboratory drill. Pre: 102. FL

SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish (3) Continuation of 201. Pre: 201. FL

SPAN 202A Intermediate Spanish (3) Continuation of 201A. Pre: 201A. FL

SPAN 203 Intensive Second-Year Spanish (6) Course content of SPAN 201 and 202 covered in one semester. Three two-hour sessions per week plus laboratory practice. Pre: 102 or 103. FL

SPAN 204 Spanish: Business/TIM (3) Continuation of 102. Specific aspects of Spanish language and culture for the purpose of meeting social demands and working requirements in business and TIM. Pre: 102 or consent. FL

SPAN 205 Spanish: Business/TIM (3) Continuation of 204. Pre: 204 or consent. FL

SPAN 210 Intensive Reading (3) Intensive reading and vocabulary development. Pre: 202 (or concurrent) or consent. Recommended for majors.

SPAN 214 Spanish: Engineering/Science (3) Continuing development of communication skills in Spanish; special emphasis on reading of scientific-content materials. Listening practice in lab. Pre: 102 or consent. FL

SPAN 215 Spanish: Engineering/Science (3) Continuation of 214. Pre: 201, 214, or consent. FL

SPAN 224 Spanish for Education (3) Continuing development of communication skills in Spanish; special emphasis on reading of education-content materials. Listening practice in lab. Pre: 102. FL

SPAN 225 Spanish for Education (3) Continuation of 224. Pre: 201 or 224. FL

SPAN 234 Spanish for Tropical Agriculture (3) Continuing development of communication skills in Spanish; special emphasis on reading of tropical-agriculture-content materials. Listening practice in lab. Pre: 102. FL

SPAN 235 Spanish for Tropical Agriculture (3) Continuation of 234. Pre: 201 or 234. FL

SPAN 260 Intensive Intermediate Spanish Abroad (V) Intensive course of formal instruction on the second-year level in Spanish language and culture in a Spanish-speaking country. Pre: 102. FL 

SPAN 301 Conversation I (3) Intensive practice in spoken Spanish. Pre: 303 (or concurrent), or consent.

SPAN 302 Conversation II (3) Continuation of 301. Pre: 301 or consent.

SPAN 303 Grammar and Composition (3) Selected grammar review and intensive practice in effective use of the written language. Pre: 202 or consent.

SPAN 304 Grammar and Composition (3) Selected grammar review and intensive practice in effective use of the written language. Pre: 202 or consent.

SPAN 306 Commercial Spanish (3) Language as used in business communication; commercial terminology. Pre: 202 or consent.

SPAN 330 Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice (3) Analysis of the Spanish phonological system, in contrast with English. Practice in pronunciation; laboratory drill. Pre: 202.

SPAN 351 Spanish Civilization (3) Survey of culture and institutions of modern Spain. Pre: 202 or consent.

SPAN 352 Spanish-American Civilization (3) Survey of culture and institutions of modern Spanish America. Pre: 202 or consent.

SPAN 360 Intensive Third-Level Spanish Abroad (V) Intensive course of formal instruction on the third-year level in Spanish language and culture in a Spanish-speaking country. Pre: 202 or 260.

SPAN 361 Masterworks of Spanish Literature (3) Reading and discussion of representative works of Spanish literature: 18th century to present. Pre: 303 or consent.

SPAN 362 Masterworks of Spanish Literature (3) Reading and discussion of representative works of Spanish literature: origins to 18th century. Pre: 303 or consent.

SPAN 371 Spanish-American Literature (3) Colonial period through Romanticism. Pre: 303 or consent.

SPAN 372 Spanish-American Literature (3) Continuation of 371: Modernism to the present. Pre: 303 or consent.

SPAN 403 Advanced Composition and Conversation (3) Advanced practice; emphasis on building active vocabulary. Pre: 304 or consent.

SPAN 405 Spanish-English Translation (3) Factors in the art of translation. Practice in translating material from Spanish to English and the reverse. Pre: 304 or consent.

SPAN 451 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics (3) Evolution of Spanish from Latin; modern social and geographical dialects. Pre: 330.

SPAN 452 The Structure of Spanish (3) Analysis of morphology, syntax, and semantics. Pre: 304, 330, and one of 361, 362, 371, or 372; or consent.

SPAN 460 Intensive Fourth-Level Spanish Abroad (V) Intensive advanced courses of formal instruction on the fourth-year level in Spanish language and culture in a Spanish-speaking country. Pre: 360 or equivalent.

SPAN 461 Spanish Neoclassicism/Romanticism (3) Representative works from Spanish Neoclassicism (18th century) and Romanticism (19th century). Genres: theater, poetry, essay, novel. Pre: 361, 362, or consent.

SPAN 477 U.S. Latino Literature (3) A study of the literature of U.S. Hispanics written in Spanish or bilingually. Pre: 371 or 372.

SPAN 478 Hispanic Women's Literature (3) The feminine experience in Western literary and cultural traditions as seen by women in Spain and Latin America. Pre: 361 and 362, or 371 and 372; or consent.

SPAN 480 Hispanic Theater (3) Study of representative authors and plays from Spain and Latin America. Repeatable once. Pre: one of 361, 362, 371, or 372; or consent.

SPAN 495 (Alpha) Topics in Hispanic Scholarship (3) Hispanic authors, periods, or themes. (B) literature and society; (C) Hispanic poetry; (D) literature and film. Repeatable for other topics, but not for the same topic. Pre: consent.

SPAN 506 Spanish for Reading Proficiency (3) Reading of scholarly and technical Spanish for graduate students; open to undergraduates with consent from department chair. Not applicable to undergraduate language requirement. CR/NC only. Repeatable once only.

SPAN 625 Stylistics and Advanced Composition (3) Analysis of representative prose with variations in style: colloquial, informal, formal expository, poetic, epistolary, etc. Practice in writing in those styles. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 658 Seminar in Spanish Linguistics (3) Repeatable. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 660 Medieval Spanish Literature (3) Representative readings in prose and poetry, from origins through 15th century. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 665 (Alpha) Golden Age Literature (3) Spanish literature form the 16th and 17th centuries. (B) theater; (C) prose; (D) poetry; (E) Cervantes. Pre: graduate standing.

SPAN 669 19th-Century Spanish Realism (3) Nineteenth-century Spanish realism in the novel. Authors include Galdos, Clarin, Alarcon, Pardo Bazan, Blasco-Ibanez, Valera. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 670 (Alpha) 20th-Century Spanish Literature (3) Representative works from 20th-century literature. Genres: poetry, theater, essay, novel. (B) generation of 1898; (C) pre-Civil War; (D) post-Civil War. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 680 Spanish-American Novel (3) Critical analysis of major Spanish-American novels. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 681 Colonial Spanish-American Literature (3) Spanish-American literature from period of discovery to independence. Representative authors such as Sor Juana, Bernal Diaz del Castillo. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 682 Spanish-American Poetry (3) Study of representative poets from all periods: Marti, Dario, Mistral, Guillen, Neruda, Paz, etc. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 683 Spanish-American Short Story and Essay (3) Study of representative writers from various periods: Sor Juana, Palma, Quiroga, Reyes, Borges, etc. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 695 Seminar in Hispanic Literature (3) A period, author, genre, or region. Repeatable. Pre: graduate standing or consent.

SPAN 699 Directed Research (V) Pre: consent of department chair.

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


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