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Humanities Department


Welcome to the Humanities Department. Hawaiʻi Community College is committed to providing our Learners with a well-rounded academic foundation, and the role of the Humanities Department is to insure that a solid inquiry into the Human Condition is addressed and exercised. Many of our Humanities courses and "ALL" of our Academic Programs housed in the Humanities Department are highly interactive, experiential and engaging, designed to empower the Learner toward the process of analyzing one's life in relationship to the community in which one lives and works. Hawaiʻi Community College is known nation-wide for our Learner Engagement, do come and experience this for yourself E ʻImi Pono, Seeking Excellence!

Disciplines at Hawaii CC:

  • Art
  • Asian Studies
  • Digital Media Arts
  • Hawaiian Language
  • Hawaiian Studies
  • History
  • Humanties
  • Japanese Language
  • Music
  • Pacific Island Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Religious Studies
  • Speech Communications

Programs Housed within the Humanities Department:

  • Digital Media Arts/Creative Media
  • Hawaiian Studies

Course Learning Outcomes