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of weather and sea conditions in Hawai‘i and the Pacific; introduction to sail planning including dead reckoning, steering by the stars, and other methods used by traditional navigators. The course places Hawaiian navigation and voyaging in the context of Polynesian and Pacific cultures and the pre-European discovery and settlement of the Pacific islands and its application in the contemporary Pacific. May be taken on a CR/N basis. (3 hrs. lect. per week) HWST 282L Ho‘okele II: Hawaiian Navigation Lab (1) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S or Instructor Approval Prerequisite or Co-requisite: HWST 282 Recommended Prep: HWST 110 and HWST 107. Some ocean experience and experience on boats. Knowledge of one’s susceptibility to seasickness and ways of preventing or dealing with seasickness, as needed. Comment: Students will demonstrate basic swimming and will be provided personal flotation devices if unable to demonstrate basic swimming. Students should have the ability to jump onto the deck of a boat that is 1-2 feet below the pier level. Some heavy lifting (e.g. pulling up an anchor) may be required. Hawaiian Navigation introduces students to hands-on traditional knowledge of Hawaiian voyaging and navigation aboard a double hulled canoe sailing laboratory to accompany HWST 282. Repeatable one time. May be taken on a CR/N basis. (3 hrs. lab per week) HWST 284 He Moku He Wa‘a: An Island is a Canoe (3) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: HWST 107, HWST 282 Comment: Students will demonstrate basic swimming and will be provided personal flotation devices if unable to demonstrate basic swimming. Students should have the ability to jump onto the deck of a boat that is 1-2 feet below the pier level. Some heavy lifting (e.g. lifting an anchor) may be required. This course explores the metaphor of an island being a canoe through a survey of traditional resource management in Hawai‘i, its relevance in contemporary society and a survey of voyaging including noninstrument navigation, sail planning and skills needed to sail double hulled canoes. This course also provides students with hands-on experience in voyaging and malama ‘āina and examining the connections between the two. Students may enroll 2 times for a maximum of 6 credits. May be taken on a CR/N basis. (3 hrs. lect. per week)

HISTORY (HIST) HIST 151 World History to 1500 (3) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 A global and historical survey focusing on human societies and cross-cultural interactions to 1500 C.E. This course analyzes the historical development of human societies and their cultural traditions in all parts of the world, including Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 152 World History since 1500 (3) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 A global and historical survey focusing on human societies and cross-cultural interactions since 1500 C.E. History 152 explores the dynamic relationships within and between representative modern societies, nations, states and cultures. (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 231 Modern European Civilization I (3) (DH) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 Historical survey of political evolution and major economic, social and cultural developments taking place in Europe. HIST 231-(1500–1815); HIST 232 (1815– present). (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 232 Modern European Civilization II (3) (DH) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 Historical survey of political evolution and major economic, social and cultural developments taking place in Europe. HIST 231-(1500–1815); HIST 232 (1815– present). (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 241 Civilizations of Asia I (3) (DH) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 Historical survey of major civilizations of Asia from earliest times to 1500: East Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia. Cross-listed as ASAN 241. Credit may be received for HIST 241 or ASAN 241, but not both. (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 242 Civilizations of Asia II (3) (DH) Prerequisite: Placement in ENG 100 + ENG 100S Recommended Prep: ENG 100 Continuation of HIST 241. Survey of major civilizations of Asia from 1500 to the present: East Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia. Cross-listed as ASAN 242. Credit may be received for HIST 242 or for ASAN 242, but not both. (3 hrs. lect. per week) HIST 246 The Vietnam War (3) (DH) Prerequisite: ENG 100 Instructor approval required. Historical survey of the Vietnam War, covering the history of military and political affairs related to the nation of Vietnam from 1945 to 1975. (3 hrs. lect. per week)

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HWST 285 La’au Lapa’au: Hawaiian Medicinal Herbs (4) (DH) Prerequisite: HWST 107 or Instructor approval Presentation of Hawaiian medicinal herbs including basic philosophy, identification, utilization, and preparation of such herbs for human ailments. Students may enroll 2 times for a maximum of 8 credits. May taken on a CR/N basis. (3 hrs. lect.; 3 hrs. lab per week)

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