Course Description

Don’t just survive…thrive in life and work by establishing personal values and defining a clear vision for your life. Taking time to think about what’s important to you, writing it down and putting your plan into action will help you to achieve what you want in life. Limited personal coaching time will be provided by instructor.

The following highly recommended courses will also help you learn budgeting basics and explore ways to better manage your time and stress by organizing yourself:

  • Money Management: Using Excel to Plot Your Life’s Course (COM3046)
  • Organize Yourself-Manage Time and Stress

Course Outline

I. Self-Discovery
   a. Personal vision, mission and values
   b. SMART goals and action plans
II. Capstone Presentation

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Draft their personal vision and mission statements
  • Create SMART goals
  • Create an action plan


If you are a student with a documented disability and have not voluntarily disclosed the nature of your disability so that we may coordinate the accommodations you need, you are invited to contact the Disability Support Services Office (DSSO) in ‘Ilima 107, ph.734-9552, or email kapdss@hawaii.edu for assistance. For students whose primary disability is Deaf or hard of hearing, contact the KCC Deaf Center at ph. 734-9210 (V), 447-1379 (videophone), or email kapdeaf1@hawaii.edu.

Please note: you will need to contact Kapi’olani CC’s DSSO or Deaf Center to request accommodations in a Kapi’olani CC course even if you’ve already registered or are receiving services at another UH campus’s disability support program.


Kapi‘olani Community College Refund/Drop Policy:

100% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made 10 business days or more prior to start date of course.

50% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made 5-9 business days prior to start date of course.

0% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made less than 5 business days prior to start date of course.




  • Knowledge of global geography, politics and economies.
  • Effective verbal, non-verbal, and written communication skills with respect to similarities and differences within cultures and languages.
  • Awareness of social and business trends.
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