Bachelor of Arts – Interdisciplinary Studies: Oceania - Social Sciences
Sample Schedule

Year 1

Summer (6 credits)
GEOG 365 Geography of the Pacific (3)
GEOG 426 Environment, Resources and Society (3)
Fall Semester (9 credits)
ANTH 350 Pacific Island Cultures (3)
ES 480 Oceanic Ethnic Studies: Theories and Methods (3)
ES 392 Change in the Pacific Polynesia (3)
Spring Semester (9 credits)
POLS 380 Environmental Law and Environment (3)
POLS 304 Indigenous Politics (3)
SOC 459 Popular Culture (3)

Year 2

Summer (6 credits)
PLAN 310 Introduction to Planning (3)
PLAN 414 Environmental Hazards and Community Resilience (3)
Fall Semester (9 credits)
ECON 409 The Ocean Economy (3)
ECON 442 Development of Economics (3)
Elective (3) (if needed)
Spring Semester (9 credits)
Elective (3) (if needed)
Elective (3) (if needed)
Elective (3) (if needed)

Notes: The 36 core credits listed above represent the required major courses for this degree. UHM has a graduation requirement of 45 upper division (300+) credits, so electives may be needed to reach the 45 credits if a student does not have any prior credits that could count toward this total. Additional credits may also be needed to reach the total required credits for graduation. An advisor will evaluate transcripts to determine individual student needs.