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Contemporary Ethical Issues Focus

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Oral Communication Focus

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Contact the General Education Office for workshop information: 956-6660, gened@hawaii.edu.

Writing-intensive: a 2- or 3-hour workshop is offered every August and January; 50-minute special topics are offered workshops during the semester.

Contemporary Ethical Issues: at least one workshop is offered every semester

Oral Communication: at least one workshop is offered every semester

Course or Section Designation

Faculty members--Designate your section as a

Department chairs or curriculum coordinator--Request a

Focus Approvals (faculty members' approval periods)

Active approval list: approval periods for courses faculty members have taught as a "Focus course"

Faculty members who have a current, active approval to teach a course do not need to submit a proposal form. They should inform their department that they want to teach with the approved Focus designation in the upcoming semester.


Survey forms for students in Focus classes & survey results

Last updated December 8, 2009; report errors to gened@hawaii.edu