AQUA 201L: The Hawai‘i Fishpond Lab (1 credit)
An introduction into the history, development, biology and ecology, management, restoration, and future of Hawaiian fishponds. This course will study traditional Hawaiian fishponds, merging traditional knowledge with the principles of modern Western science. (3 hours laboratory)
Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for or registration in AQUA 201 or consent of instructor.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:
- Use the scientific method of inquiry to study a Hawaiian fishpond.
- Apply the concepts learned in AQUA 201 to an experimental and hands-on observational setting.
- Use analytical tools and instruments to study the oceanography, biology and ecology of Hawaiian fishponds.
- Collect, reduce, and interpret data.
- Prepare written objective reports describing and interpreting experimental and observational results.
- Identify and classify common fishpond species.
- Design a Hawaiian fishpond.
- Manage all aspects of a Hawaiian fishpond.
Degrees and Certificates
For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page
- Spring 2015 - F, 8:30am to 11:15am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Leonard Young - CRN: 63087
- Spring 2014 - S, 8:30am to 11:30am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Leonard Young - CRN: 60125 - view syllabus
- Spring 2013 - S, 8:30am to 11:30am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Dave Krupp - CRN: 62143 - view syllabus
- Spring 2012 - S, 8:30am to 11:15am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Leonard Young - CRN: 64174
- Spring 2011 - S, 9:00am to 11:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Leonard Young - CRN: 61201 - view syllabus
- Spring 2010 - S, 9:00am to 11:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Leonard Young - CRN: 63282