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

Course Description

This course focuses on the fundamentals of voyaging and sea-manship 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)

Co-Requisite(s): SCI 160L

Student Learning Outcomes

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

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