General honors (GH) classes

Previously Offered general honors (GH) classes

General Honors (GH) courses are the heart of the University Honors Program curriculum and feature small class sizes, dedicated faculty members, interdisciplinary perspectives, active learning and an exciting array of topics. These classes can be accessed by searching under University Honors in the catalog. The following are examples of General Honors (GH) courses that has been offered in the past. These courses may or may not be offered again.

gh101: Honors Seminar: Contemporary Issues

  Civic Agency

  Cold War Culture
  Coming of Age
  Introduction to Aviation    Issues in Health Care Delivery 
  La Femme Fatale: Gender, Representation, and the Arts    Leadership: When It's Your Turn   
   Love from the Bourgeois to the Modern 
   Perspectives on the Concept of Family 
  Philosophy in the Twilight Zone 
   Poverty, Hunger, and Homelessness    The 2012 Presidential Campaign     Richard Nixon and the Watergate era    Sudden Death In Sports
  When Culture Changed Everything 


GH201: Introduction To The Great Works

   Introduction to the Ancient Great Works: Wisdom

   Introduction to the Great Works: An Intellectual History of Modern Europe    Introduction to the Great Works: Television Culture
   Introduction to the Great Works: Utopia The Quest. Dystopia the Price.   


GH301: Honors Junior Seminar

  A Tale of Two Cities: Paris and Berlin   The Aeneid
  The American South
  Classical Mythology
  Climate and Evolution
  Comparative Slavery
  Critical Studies of the Latino Diaspora   Data-Driven Decision Making
  Fall of the Roman Republic
  Gender and Sexuality 
   The Gothic Psyche in Fiction and Film    Impact of the Theory of Evolution    Introduction to Nanoscience
   Julius Caesar and Western Europe   Legend and Belief
  Medieval Chivalry and Courtly Love
   The Middle East - The Islamic Centuries   Musical Acoustics
  Oscar Wilde

  Prohibition: Morals, Policy, and Behavior 
  The Quest for Democracy
  Russia Under the Tsars
  Sustainable Development in the 21st Century    The Young Romantics