Honors Courses

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 - 12:20pmOldham, 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