Deaf Education: Curriculum

AA Degree Requirements # of Courses # of Credits Recommended Courses
Foundation Requirements (12 credits)
FW
Written Communication
1 3 cr ESL/ESOL 100 or ENG 100
FS
Symbolic Reasoning
1 3 cr MATH 10, MATH 111, or PHIL 110
FG
Global & Multicultural Perspectives
2 6 cr ANTH 150, ANTH 200, or HIST 151 & 152
Diversification Requirements (19 credits)
DA, DH, or DL
Arts, Humanities, Literature
2 6 cr THEA 221 (DA); DEAF 201 (DH proposed)
Natural Sciences
DB
Biological Science
1 3 cr BOT130 or other Biological Science course
DP
Physical Science
1 3 cr Any Physical Science course
DY
Laboratory Science
1 1 cr BOT130L or other Science Lab course
DS
Social Science
2 6 cr FAMR 230
KCC Additional Requirements (29 credits)
HSL
Hawaiian/Second Language
2 8 cr ASL 101 & ASL 102
O
Oral Communication
1 ** THEA 221 (counts twice when combined with the DH requirement)
W
Writing Intensive
2 ** DEAF 201 (W) (counts twice when combined with the DH requirement), HWST 107 (W)
H
Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific
1 3 cr HWST 107 (H)
ELEC: Electives in ASL & Deaf Studies
American Sign Language 2 8 cr ASL 201 & ASL 202
Foundation in Deaf Education 1 3 cr DEAF 201
Instructional Strategies 1 3 cr DEAF 202
Field Experience & Practicum 1 4 cr DEAF 294
Total 60 cr