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- The final deadline to submit Spring 2017 instructor-based and STAFF-based Focus forms is Friday, October 14, 2016.
- Requests to remove an active Focus designation from a Spring 2017 section must be received by the General Education Office by Friday, October 14, 2016, before the designation has been “advertised” to students on Class Availability.
- A searchable Focus status list(accurate as of 8/23/16) is now available. Instructors with Focus approval for a course through Spring 2017 or later (check the Focus status list above) will have that designation placed on their Spring 2017 section(s) by the General Education Office provided that they are listed in Banner as the instructor of record before students begin registering for Spring 2017 classes.
SPRING 2017 FOCUS PROPOSAL FORMS
UHM faculty members-
"Instructor-Based" Focus form
submitted by an individual instructor when that instructor wants a new Focus
designation or needs to renew an expired designation for
his/her Spring 2017 course.
Chairpersons/Focus Coordinators only-
form should be submitted by the Department Chair or Focus Coordinator when a
department has a
course that inherently meets the Focus
Hallmarks. Upon approval, all sections of
the course will be designated with the requested
Focus. Individual instructors will not have
to submit Focus forms.
Click here for examples of approved course
descriptions for courses with a course-based Focus
"STAFF-Based" form should be submitted by the Department Chair or Focus Coordinator
when a department
has unstaffed sections of a course that traditionally
have a Focus designation. Upon approval, the unstaffed sections
will be designated with the requested Focus. Once
instructors are assigned, they must submit their own
"regular" Focus form to explain how they will teach the course
in accordance with the Focus Hallmarks.
Click here for a
FALL 2016 Focus form (required for newly assigned
instructors of Fall Focus sections).
Focus Class Lists (by semester)
Please be advised
that Focus sections vary every semester and designations may be changed
(added or removed) until registration begins. Students
should consult "Class Availability"
register for the most up-to-date Focus information.
Focus section lists can also be found at
STAR Academic Logic DB (limited-access website):
(as of 12/05/06)
Enrollment Management - Course Availability -
Summer Session 2006
(as of 4/07/06) PDF format
(as of 1/20/06)
September 9, 2005] PDF format
Summer Session 2005
June 7, 2005]
Spring 2005 PDF file
[updated December 17, 2005]
Fall 2004 [updated May 7,
Summer Session 2004 [updated May 7, 2004]
Spring 2004 [updated January
Fall 2003 [updated
December 21, 2004]
Summer 2003 [updated April 2, 2003]
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