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Fall 2019 Classes

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 Seminars

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
ISEM 101:
The Creative Mind
35411 Elizabeth Sloan 12:30 - 1:45 p.m. TR 3 cr
Course description: This course provides an interactive platform to explore avenues of investigation, apply creative strategies to pertinent opportunities and encourage asking questions over finding answers. Students will investigate the power of creativity in their personal and academic lives with enhanced critical thinking skills.
 
ISEM 101:
Food, History and Literature
41821 Ellen Kittell 9:30 - 10:45 a.m. TR 3 cr
Course description: Using both history and literature, this course examinees how the choice, preparation and eating of food not only shaped and formed cultures but also defined civilizations, from hunting and gathering to the present.

English and Communications

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
ENGL 102:
College Writing and Rhetoric II
41979 Victoria Arthur 9:30 - 10:20 p.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: Applied principles of expository and argumentative essay writing, including summaries, critiques and syntheses of texts, and the research essay; emphasis on clear, concise and vigorous prose.
 
ENGL 102:
College Writing and Rhetoric II
41980 Victoria Arthur 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: Applied principles of expository and argumentative essay writing, including summaries, critiques and syntheses of texts, and the research essay; emphasis on clear, concise and vigorous prose.
 
COMM 101:
Fundamentals of Public Speaking
20991 Diane Carter 11 - 11:50 a.m. TR 2 cr
Course description: Skills and techniques of effective speaking.

Natural and Applied Science

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
BIOL 115:
Cells & the Evolution of Life
41951 Mary Oswald 8:30 - 9:20 a.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: The cell, heredity and evolutionary processes.
 
CHEM 111:
General Chemistry I
10726 Rick Fletcher 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. MWF 3 cr
  35251 Rick Fletcher 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: Intensive treatment of principles and applications of chemistry.
 
CHEM 111:
Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
40988 Kristopher Waynant
Yuwei Kan
2:30 - 5:20 p.m. M 1 cr
  40989 Kristopher Waynant
Yuwei Kan
2:30 - 5:20 p.m. W 1 cr
Course description: Intensive treatment of Chemistry lab practices. One 3-hour lab a week.
 
FISH 497:
Senior Thesis
41305 Frank M. Wilhelm TBA 1 to 3 cr
Course description: Instructor permission required. Preparation of thesis, exhibition, video, computer program, multimedia program or other creative presentation based on research conducted under the guidance of a faculty mentor.

Computer Science

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
CS 120:
Computer Science I
27736 Terence Soule 10:30 - 11:20 a.m. MWF
10:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. T
4 cr
Course description: Fundamental programming constructs, Algorithms and problem-solving, Fundamental data structures, Overview of programming languages, Virtual machines, Introduction to language translation, Declarations and types, Abstraction mechanisms, Object-oriented programming. Three lectures and one 2-hour lab a week.

Statistics

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
STAT 251:
Statistical Methods with Recitation Meeting
38408 Renae Shrum 8:30 - 9:20 a.m. MWF
12:30 - 1:20 p.m. W
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. The recitation section meets every other week.

Engineering

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
ENGR 204:
ST: Engineering Grand Challenges
37783 Daniel Robertson 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. T 1 cr
Course description: This class is for students enrolled in the Engineering Grand Challenge Scholars Program.
 
ENGR 335:
Engineering Fluid Mechanics
41268 Tao Xing 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: Physical properties of fluids and others.

Humanities

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
ART 100:
World Art and Culture
15348 Val Carter 9:30-10:20 a.m. TR
Lab: 1:30 - 3:20 p.m. W
3 cr
Course description: An introductory historical survey of art and culture in Western and non-Western contexts.
 
PHIL 103:
Ethics
15554 Casey Johnson 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. MWF 3 cr
Course description: Introduction to philosophical reasoning through historical study of Western moral thought.
 
PSYC 101:
Introduction to Psychology
15581 Russell Jackson 2 - 3:15 p.m. TR 3 cr
Course description: Introduction to psychology topics, including sensation and perception, learning and thinking, motivation, personality and adjustment, social processes, psychological testing; emphasis on fundamental principles.

Honors Seminars

Course CRN Faculty Schedule Credits
INTR 454:
Honors Thesis
  Sandra Reineke TBD 1 cr
Course description: Limited to Honors Program students who are actively working on their Honors thesis in fall 2019 or spring 2020. Instructor permission required.
 
INTR 404:
ST: Truth Amongst Bullshit
38100 Larry Forney 3:30 - 4:45 p.m. TR 3 cr
Course description: As the philosopher Harry Frankfurt has noted, "One of the most salient features of our culture is that there is so much bullshit." It consists of statements and writings of individuals that are made without regard for whether they are true or not, and differs from lying, which entails the deliberate misrepresentation of truth. In this course we will explore the forms and instances of bullshit, how it can be recognized, and the consequences.

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

Phone: 208-885-0154

Email: honors@uidaho.edu