:: Geography of Hawai'i
(808) 845-9419 (Ph)
|Instructional Mode:||Cable TV|
|Dates:||01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013|
|Broadcast Channels:||EDUTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Oahu, Hawaii, and Kauai counties)
MCTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Maui county)
UHTV channel 355 (Oceanic TWC)
UHVod channel 358 (Oceanic TWC)
Tue/Thu 4:30 AM - 5:30 AM
Sun 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (rebroadcast)
|Course Prerequisites:||Recommended Prep: Placement in ENG 22 or ESL 23, or higher|
|Course Description:||Examines Hawai'i as a unique, special place. Physical geography (volcanoes, erosion, climate, water resources, natural hazards), cultural geography (pre-contact society, the monarchy, economic change, agriculture, tourism, energy, population, land use, transportation, and urbanization), and regional geography of each island will be presented.|
|Textbooks:||Books may be purchased at the Honolulu CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS|
|Technical Requirements:||*Must be an Oceanic Time Warner Cable subscriber. UHTV programming is not available on satellite TV systems.
*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may view UHTV programming on channel 355.
*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may also view state-wide cable classes on the UH VOD channel 358. Must have a digital cable box to access VOD channel.
*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Standard or Basic TV subscribers
-that own an HD Television with a QAM tuner, may view UHTV programming on channel 46.55 (27.55 for Maui County).
-that do not have an HD Television, may contact the Oceanic Cable Customer Service Center at (808) 643-2100 to find out how to get a digital cable box free of charge for so long as you maintain your existing analog service subscription. Some restrictions apply.
*Record class sessions if unable to view during actual broadcast. Students should be familiar with setting the timer on their VCR or DVR to record.
*Cable Troubleshooting Tip, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/troubleshooting.html
*Tips for Cable Students, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/tips.html
Course may also include an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. Check with your instructor for more information.
|Updated:||Monday, November 5, 2012 10:23:12|