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Hawaiian Language Certificate

Hours - 19 Credit Hours
Effective Sep. 2017
Last Revised 6/25/2020

Program Requirements


Required — 7 Credits

Complete 7 Credits from any HAWN language course beyond the 1st year level

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours
HAWN 201 Ke Kahua o ka 'Olelo-Kau Mua-The Foundation Part I F 4.0
HAWN 202 Ke Kahua o ka 'Olelo-Kau Hope-The Foundation Part II W 4.0
HAWN 225 Hoʻoikaika Kamaʻilio-Traditional Oratorical Styles S 3.0
HAWN 301 Hoʻokukulu ‘Olelo-Kau Mua-The Building Part I F 3.0


Electives: Choose four— 12 Credits

Not Previously Used Above

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours
HAWN 225 Hoʻoikaika Kamaʻilio-Traditional Oratorical Styles S 3.0
HAWN 301 Hoʻokukulu ‘Olelo-Kau Mua – The Building Part I F 3.0
HAWN 302 Hoʻokukulu ‘Olelo-Kau Hope – The Building Part II W 3.0
HAWN 335 Hoʻoikaika Kakau-Strength in the Language S 3.0
HAWN 401 Hoʻopaʻa Kauhuhu-Kau Mua – The Ridge Pole Part I F 3.0
HAWN 402 Hoʻopaʻa Kauhuhu-Kau Hope – The Ridge Pole Part II W 3.0
HWST 461 Pana Hawaiʻi: Legendary Places of Hawaiʻi S 3.0


All passing grades will be accepted in fulfilling minor or certificate requirements.


Program Outcomes

Forthcoming