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Honors Courses

Winter 2018 Honors courses:

HNRS 101 - Honors College Seminar

0 credits

Developing students' personal leadership visions and complementary skills for success. Class builds the critical skills to become effective students and transfer applicants, in the framework of their leadership visions, to ensure they establish a strong foundation for the future. Prerequisite: Admission to American Honors Program. Student option grading.

1203  Arranged

HNRS 250 - Honors Seminar

3 credits

As the second course of the Honors Program sequence, students will explore their thesis topic with the aid of a faculty mentor with the focus of understanding and evaluating the theories, concepts, statistics or other information as related to their topic. Prerequisite: HNRS 100; ENGL& 102 are strongly recommended. Mandatory decimal grading.

1205  W 12:30pm - 2:50pm Taylor, T

MATH& 146H - Introduction to Stats HC

5 credits

Analysis of data through graphical and numerical methods, linear regression, the Normal distribution, data collection, elementary probability, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Emphasis on applications. Prerequisite: MATH 098 (2.0 or better), MATH 099 (2.0 or better), MATH 095 (2.0 or better), or placement into MATH& 146, AND placement into ENGL 099 or EAP 099. Mandatory decimal grading.

1329  Daily 10:30am - 11:20am Calaway

GEOL& 101H - Introduction to Physical Geology HC

5 credits

An introductory-level geology course with laboratory exploring the Earth's materials and major geologic processes including plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanism and mountain building. Mandatory decimal grading.

1137 MTWTh 11:30am-12:20pm,  Th 12:30-2:20pm Agosta

 

Fall 2017 Honors courses:

CMST& 220H - Public Speaking HC

5 credits

Build confidence when speaking with others. Learn to influence others by critically listening to and crafting organized, informative and persuasive speeches. Conduct responsible research on topics appropriate for your audience. Use sound reasoning and strong delivery to achieve effective presentation skills. Prerequisite: Successful completion of EAP 099/ENGL 099 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

0653  MTWTh 9:30am - 10:20am Munsell, H

ENGL& 102H - Composition II: Reasoning/Research/Writing HC

5 credits

Students write research essays on various topics. Using both traditional and new information technologies, they develop skills as researchers, critical thinkers and writers of documented analysis and argumentation. Prerequisite: Completion of ENGL& 101 with a grade of 2.0 or better. Student option grading.

3074 MTWTh 11:30am - 12:20pm Oldham, D

PSYC& 100H - General Psychology HC

5 credits

Course provides an introduction to the scientific study of the biological, mental, and social factors that influence human behavior. Topics covered include: personality, learning, memory, critical thinking, intelligence, psychological disorders, and treatments. Mandatory decimal grading.

3020  MTWTh 10:30am - 11:20am Knauf, D

HNRS 100 - Questions and Methods

5 credits

Cornerstone class for Honors Program. Students will examine diverse ways of asking and answering the enduring questions of the natural world and human society. Prerequisites: Admission to Honors Program and completion of or concurrent enrollment in ENGL& 102 or instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

1297  MW 1:00pm - 2:50pm Taylor, T

HNRS 101 - Honors College Seminar

0 credits

Developing students' personal leadership visions and complementary skills for success. Class builds the critical skills to become effective students and transfer applicants, in the framework of their leadership visions, to ensure they establish a strong foundation for the future. Prerequisite: Admission to American Honors Program. Student option grading.

1299  T 1:30pm - 2:30pm

HNRS 201 - Honors Transfer Seminar

0 credits

Successfully identify, apply to, and transfer to a four-year college that is a strong academic and financial "fit" for each individual. Development of both non-cognitive and hard skills. A focus on self-knowledge and self-advocacy will compliment lessons that guide participants through key college application milestones. Prerequisite: Admission to American Honors at Shoreline. Student option grading.

1303  Th 8-9:20am Repman, K

 

Previous Honors Courses Include:

HNRS 296 - Honors Capstone
GEOL& 101H - Intro Physical Geology HC
POLS& 202H - Introduction to American Government and Politics HC
HNRS 101 - Honors Leadership Seminar
HNRS 100 - Questions and Methods
ENGL& 102H - Composition II: Reasoning/Research/Writing
MATH& 146H - Introduction to Stats
CMST& 220H - Public Speaking
PHIL& 101H - Introduction to Philosophy