PAAS 262

Introduction to Oceania

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

A study of the Pacific Islands, particularly Melanesia and Polynesia areas, focusing on contemporary conditions of environment, language, economy, society, politics and culture in historical and global perspective, and demonstrating the influences and contributions of Pacific Islands' peoples to world culture.


  • Minimum second-year standing; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Pacific and Asian Studies offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

Note that not all courses are offered in every term. If a course is not offered, the schedule page will alert you that "No classes were found that meet your search criteria."