KCC offers a variety of Hawaiian Studies and Pacific Island Studies courses. Our faculty is extremely knowledgeable and experienced both in the field and in the classroom. Hawaiian Studies 100 and 107 have been heralded as one of the best experiences that our KCC curriculum has to offer.
Beyond our 100-level offerings, Hawaiian Studies has a number of 200-level courses designed to provide students with the chance to enhance their understanding of Hawai`i, its unique culture, language, and history.
HWST 197 – Hoe Wa`a
HWST 197Z – Mele
HWST 210 – Sports
HWST 216 – Surfing
HWST 270 – Mythology
HWST 297 – The Hawaiian Kingdom
HWST 298H – Lā`au Lapa`au
Hawaiian Studies is currently developing new courses!