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Leeward Community College
Pearl City, Hawaii
Institution Liaison: James Goodman

Last Updated: 2020-11-21



Leeward Community College Passport Block

The Passport Block listed here is for general information only. Students must see the institution's website for access to its official block.

PASSPORT BLOCK OVERVIEW

The required Interstate Passport categories are drawn from Leeward Community College’s General Education course designations (Foundation Requirements and Diversification Requirements) with the addition of an Oral Communication (OC) course.  

Leeward_CC_Passport_2019_V2 (002).pdf


ORAL COMMUNICATION

Any Oral Communication (OC) course – examples include the following: 

Courses in Oral Communication

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

SP

151

Personal and Public Speech

SP

251

Princples of Effective Public Speaking




WRITTEN COMMUNICATION

Any Foundation Written Communication (FW) course  –  examples include the following: 

 

Courses in Written Communication

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

ENG

100

Composition I

ENG

100E

Composition I




QUANTITATIVE LITERACY

Any Foundation Quantitative Reasoning (FQ) course such as Math 100,103, or PHIL 111.  A full list of FQ courses may be found under Foundation Requirements at:

 

https://catalog.leeward.hawaii.edu/liberal-arts/liberal-arts-associate-in-arts 

Courses in Quantitative Literacy

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

MATH

100

Survey of Mathematics

MATH

115

Statistics

MATH

140

Pre-Calculus: Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry

MATH

103

College Algebra

MATH

241

Calculus I

PHIL

111

Introduction to Inductive Logic




NATURAL SCIENCES

Any Diversification Biological Sciences (DB) course +

Any Diversification Physical Sciences (DP) course +

Any Diversification Laboratory (DY) course that corresponds with the selected DB or DP course

 

Examples of those courses are below with a full list of DB, DP, and DY courses found under Diversification Requirements at:

 

https://catalog.leeward.hawaii.edu/liberal-arts/liberal-arts-associate-in-arts 

Courses in Biological Sciences (DB)

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

BIOL

101

Biology and Society

BOT

130

Plants in the Hawaiian Environment

MICR

130

General Microbiology


Courses in Physical Sciences (DP)

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

CHEM

161

General Chemistry I

GG

101

Introduction to Geology

PHYS

151

College Physics I


Courses in Science Labs (DY)

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

BIOL

101L

Biology and Society Lab

BOT

130L

Plants in the Hawaiian Environment Lab

CHEM

161L

General Chemistry I Lab

GG

101L

Introduction to Geology Lab

MICR

140L

General Microbiology Lab

PHYS

150L

College Physics I Lab




HUMAN CULTURES

Two courses (or 6 credits) each from a different group in Foundations Global Perspectives (FGA, FGB, or FGC).

 

Examples of those courses are below with a full list of FGA, FGB, or FGC courses listed under Foundation Requirements at:

https://catalog.leeward.hawaii.edu/liberal-arts/liberal-arts-associate-in-arts

Courses in FGA

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

ANTH

151

Emerging Humanity

ART

175

Survey of Global Art I

HIST

151

World History to 1500


Courses in FGB

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

ANTH

152

Culture and Humanity

ART

176

Survey of Global Art II

GEOG

102

World Regional Geography

HIST

152

World History Since 1500


Courses in FGC

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

GEOG

151

Geography and Contemporary Society

MUS

107

Music in World Cultures

REL

150

Introduction to World Religions




CRITICAL THINKING

This block is met by completing a course with any of the following designations: DA, DL, DH, DB, DP, DY, DS, FQ, FW, FGA, FGB, FGC, or OC –– each of which fulfills another Passport block.  

 



CREATIVE EXPRESSION

Two courses (or 6 credits) each from a different group in Diversification Arts (DA), Diversification Humanities, (DH), or Diversification Literature (DL).  Examples of those courses are below with a full list of DA, DH, and DL courses found under Diversification Requirements at:

 

https://catalog.leeward.hawaii.edu/liberal-arts/liberal-arts-associate-in-arts

 

Courses in Creative Expression

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

ART

101

Introduction to Visual Arts

ART

113

Introduction to Drawing

ENG

204

Intro Creative Writing

ENG

271

Intro Lit: Genre

HWST

160

Hula Nei I

HWST

270

Hawaiian Mythology

MUS

106

Intro to Music Literature

MUS

121D

Classic Guitar I

THEA

101

Intro to Drama & Theatre




TEAMWORK AND VALUE SYSTEMS

This block is met by completing a course with any of the following designations: OC, DY, ETH, HAP, or WI –– each of which fulfills another Passport block.  



HUMAN SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL

Two courses (or 6 credits) from two different disciplines in Social Sciences (DS).  Examples of those courses are below with a full list in Diversification Social Sciences (DS-6) under Diversification Requirements at: 

https://catalog.leeward.hawaii.edu/liberal-arts/liberal-arts-associate-in-arts

Courses in Social Sciences

Required

Available Online

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

AMST

211

Contemporary American Domestic Issues

ANTH

150

Human Adaptations

ECON

120

Introduction to Economics

HSER

100

Self Exploration

POLS

110

Introduction to Political Science

PSY

100

Survey of Psychology

SOC

100

Survey of General Sociology

WS

151

Introduction to Women’s Studies





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