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Spring 2021 Courses

Honors Program Courses Spring Semester 2021

In order to remain a member of the program, students must maintain a 3.3 U of I cumulative GPA and must meet the Honors Program credit requirements.

Integrated Core Science

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
CORS 236:
Science for Non-Scientists
75470
Section 2
James J. Bull MWF 10:30 - 11:20 a.m. 3 cr

Course description: Interdisciplinary, thematically-based courses intended to provide the student with the skills to analyze and evaluate scientific claims and to make intelligent scientific and social decisions.

Delivery Method: Virtual meeting


Art and Design

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
ART 100:
World Art and Culture
72757
Section 2
Val G. Carter

TR 9:30 - 10:20 a.m.
W 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.

3 cr

Course description: An introductory historical survey of art and culture in Western and non-Western contexts.

Delivery Method: Virtual meeting


English and Communications

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
ENGL 317:
Technical Writing
45879
Section 1
Victoria M. Arthur MWF 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Principles and practice of effective technical communication. Projects teach conventions of tone and style appropriate to the specific discourse situation in a variety of formats, including oral, visual, and multimedia genres.

Delivery Method: Virtual meeting

 
COMM 101:
Fundamentals of Oral Communication
51105
Section 23
Diane L. Carter TR 11:00 - 11:50 a.m. 2 cr

Course description: Skills and techniques of effective speaking.

Delivery Method: HyFlex


Natural and Applied Science

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
CHEM 112:
General Chemistry II
45458
Section 21
Daniel Scott Stelck MWF 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. 3 cr

Course description: Some work in inorganic chemistry, kinetics, equilibrium, liquids, solids, acid-base, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, thermodynamics and qualitative inorganic analysis. Three lecture and one recitation listed below. 
*Must be taken with HON lab section the same semester to count for honors credit.

Delivery Method: Hyflex

 

CHEM 112L:
Laboratory

73321
Section 21
Kristopher V. Waynant, Yuwei Kan T 12:30 - 1:20 p.m.
R 2:30 - 5:20 p.m.
2 cr

Course description: Lab section of HON CHEM 112.

Delivery Method: Hyflex


Social Sciences

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
POLS 237:
Introduction to International Politics
74443
Section 2
Florian Justwan TR 12:30 - 1:45 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Survey of approaches used to describe and explain conflict and cooperation among states in the international system; special emphasis on games of strategic interaction.

Delivery Method: Hyflex


Statistics

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
STAT 251:
Statistical Methods
70169
Section 5
Renae Leann Shrum MWF 10:30 - 11:20 a.m.
W 12:30 - 1:20 p.m.
3 cr

Course description: Intro to statistical methods including design of statistical studies, basic sampling methods, descriptive statistics, probability and sampling distributions; inference in surveys and experiments, regression and analysis of variance.

Delivery Method: Virtual Meeting


Mathematics

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
MATH 315:
Topics in Pure Mathematics: The Fourth Dimension
72343
Section 1
Mark J. Nielsen MWF 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: A course that centers on the development of skills and appreciation for the theoretical nature of mathematics.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting


Engineering

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
ENGR 210:
Engineering Statics
67524
Section 4
Jonathan James Petersen MWF 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Principles of statics with engineering applications.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

 
ENGR 220:
Engineering Dynamics
69094
Section 4
Daniel A. Cordon MWF 8:30 - 9:20 a.m. 3 cr

Course description: Particle and rigid body kinematics and kinetics; rectilinear, curvilinear, and relative motion, equations of motion, work and energy, impulse and momentum, systems of particles, rotation, rotating axes, rigid body analysis, angular momentum, vibration, and time response. Cooperative: open to WSU degree-seeking students.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

 
ENGR 350:
Engineering Mechanics of Materials
49391
Section 2
Robert R. Stephens  MWF 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Elasticity, strength, and modes of failure of engineering materials; theory of stresses and strains for ties, shafts, beams, and columns. Cooperative: open to WSU degree-seeking students.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

 
ME 322:
Mechanical Engineering Thermodynamics
73537
Section 3
Daniel A. Cordon MWF 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Thermodynamic properties of substances, first and second laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic analysis of mechanical engineering thermal components of cycles, psychrometric process, and introduction to combustion systems.

Delivery Method:Hyflex


Humanities

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
PHIL 103:
Introduction to Ethics
45581
Section 2
Jamal Kingsley Lyskett MWF 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: Introduction to philosophical reasoning through historical study of Western moral thought.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

 
HIST 452:
Europe in the Age of the Revolution, 1770-1880
75541
Section 2
Sean M. Quinlan MW 3:30 - 4:45 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: The social, political, and cultural dimensions of revolutions of 1789, 1830, 1848, and 1870; impact of industrial revolution upon daily life; process of European nation-building; new ideologies of liberalism, socialism, conservatism, and romanticism.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

 
MUSH 201:
History of Rock and Roll
58523
Section 2
Daniel M. Pinilla MWF 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. 3 cr

Course description: A study of the history and culture of rock music. May not be counted as a required music history elective for music majors.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting


Honors Seminars

Course CRN-
Section #
Faculty Schedule Credits
INTR 454:
Honors Thesis
74385
Section 1
Sandra Reineke TBA 1 cr

Course description: Limited to Honors Program students who are actively working on their Honors Thesis in spring 2021. Instructor permission required.

Delivery Method: Classroom Meeting

Physical Address:
Idaho Student Union Building
Room 315
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2533
83844-2533

Phone: 208-885-0154

Email: honors@uidaho.edu