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ETHN 106 Oceania & the Arts

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

A survey of traditional and contemporary art across Oceania (Pacific Islands). Emphasis on literature, dance, music, visual arts, film, and museums. From an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approach, the course explores the underlying unity of Pacific cultures and their engagement with both western and non-western societies, colonization, and diasporic communities.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5b, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2 or D), UC (IGETC Area 3B or 4)