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
  The Graphic Narrative: The Art of (re)Telling a Story   Introduction to Musical Traditions
  Issues in Health Care Delivery

  La Femme Fatale: Gender, Representation, and the Arts   Love from the Bourgeois to the Modern 
  Perspectives on the Concept of Family  

  Poverty, Hunger, and Homelessness 
  GH 101: Talking About Politics        
   Talking About Politics
  The 2012 Presidential Campaign   Richard Nixon and the Watergate Era    Sudden Death In Sports   When Culture Changed Everything


GH201: Introduction To The Great Works

      Heroic Journeys    
   Introduction to the Ancient Great Works: Wisdom
     Introduction to the Great Works: Asian Philosophy
  Introduction to the Great Works: Heroic Journeys
  Introduction to the Great Works: "Lost" Literature
  Introduction to the Great Works: Television Culture


GH301: Honors Junior Seminar

  A Tale of Two Cities: Paris and Berlin   The Aeneid
  The American South
  Climate and Evolution
  Critical Studies of the Latino Diaspora
        Gender and Theory  
   Data-Driven Decision Making
  Fall of the Roman Republic
  Gender and Sexuality 
  Gender and Theory 
  The Gothic Psyche in Fiction and Film
      GH 301    
   Greek and Latin Roots of the English Language
  Impact of the Theory of Evolution

  Inspiration and Innovation: Creativity as an Agent of Change   Introduction to Nanoscience

  Julius Caesar and Western Europe

  Legend and Belief

  Medieval Chivalry and Courtly Love    The Middle East - The Islamic Centuries
  Oscar Wilde

  Prohibition: Morals, Policy, and Behavior
        Visualizing the American Journey  
  The Quest for Democracy
  Russia Under the Tsars
  Symmetry: Math, Science, and Art   Visualizing the American Journey   The Young Romantics