AMST 202 (WI) :: Diversity in American Life
Spring 2013 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 24181
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Ralph Kam
kam@hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9110 (Ph)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal
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)
Broadcast Schedule: Mon/Wed 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sat 6:30 AM - 8:30 AM (rebroadcast)
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite: ENG 22/60 or ESL 23, OR Placement in ENG 100
Course Description: Variety and diversity in American life; creation of a multicultural, multiracial society; distinctive outlooks shaped by ethnicity, gender, race, age and other factors.
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.

Recommendations:
*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


Online Component:
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.

Additional Notes: This is a Writing Intensive (WI) course.

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Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012 15:16:01