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SCI 160A: Polynesian Voyaging and Seamanship (3 credits)

Course Description

This course focuses on the fundamentals of voyaging and seamanship by blending the traditions of Polynesian culture, history and skills with modern science and technology. An interdisciplinary approach is used in treating topics in Hawaiian studies, astronomy, geology, oceanography, meteorology, marine biology, ethnobotany and archaeology of Polynesia and Hawaiâi. (3 hours lecture)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

    Degrees and Certificates

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      Classes Offered

      • Fall 2015 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 133, Joseph Ciotti - CRN: 60528


      page last updated: April 28, 2014

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