PAAS 262

Introduction to Oceania

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

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.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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