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Honors College
Director: Charles Schuster GAR 302 229-4658

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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HONORS-200: Honors Seminar: The Shaping of the Modern Mind: (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to honors work through seminar study of basic texts and problems in the development of modern civilization.

Notes:
Not open to students w/cr in Honors courses at 300-level or above. Retakable once w/chg in topic. Students may not elect cr/no cr option. Prereq: grade of B- or better in English 102(P) or score at level 4 on EPT; cons Honors College dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Turmoil, Tragedy, and Triumph
HU   3 SEM 001 18818 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Singer, Alan HON 195 Word
Audit never allowed.
Freudian Slips
HU   3 SEM 002 18819 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Equitz, Lydia HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
Turmoil, Tragedy, and Triumph
HU   3 SEM 003 18820 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Singer, Alan HON 195 Word
Audit never allowed.
Vengeful Vixens&Veiled Virgins: Rep of Wmn
HU   3 SEM 004 18821 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Moller, Pia HON 195 PDF
Audit never allowed.
Mechanical & Mystical: From Technology to Magic
HU   3 SEM 005 18823 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Szczepaniak-Gillece, Jocelyn HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
Art of Short Fictn:Character&Conflict in Miniature
HU   3 SEM 006 18824 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Petty, Arlene HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Democratic Vistas:Dreams&Divsn in Mod Amer Thought
HU   3 SEM 007 18825 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Mukherji, Sudeepto HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Revenge Plots
HU   3 SEM 008 21000 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Southward, David HON 195 Word
Audit never allowed.
Democratic Vistas:Dreams&Divsn in Mod Amer Thought
HU   3 SEM 009 21069 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Mukherji, Sudeepto HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Mechanical & Mystical: From Technology to Magic
HU   3 SEM 010 22372 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Szczepaniak-Gillece, Jocelyn HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.
Portraits of the Past: History, Memory & the Arts
HU   3 SEM 012 33320 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Mukherji, Sudeepto HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
War on Crime:Crime,Criminalization &Urban America
HU   3 SEM 013 33321 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Moller, Pia HON 195 PDF
Audit never allowed.
The Last 'Good' War?: The Eastern Front
HU   3 SEM 014 33322 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Equitz, Lydia HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
Imperial Idea in Modern European History
HU   3 SEM 015 33323 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Singer, Alan HON 195 Word
Audit never allowed.
Dirty Realism and the Other America
HU   3 SEM 016 33324 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Schneider, Benjamin HON 180 Word
Audit never allowed.
Nostalgic Fictions: The Odyssey and Its Afterlife
HU   3 SEM 017 33343 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Hausdoerffer, William HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
War on Crime:Crime,Criminalization &Urban America
HU   3 SEM 018 33344 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Moller, Pia HON 195 PDF
Audit never allowed.
Revenge Plots
HU   3 SEM 019 33345 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Southward, David HON 180 Word
Audit never allowed.
Nostalgic Fictions: The Odyssey and Its Afterlife
HU   3 SEM 021 33757 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Hausdoerffer, William HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.

HONORS-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 9 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog & cons Honors College dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 9 LEC 101 18826 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

HONORS 350(680): Honors Seminar in the Humanities: (3 units; U ; HU)

Seminar on interdisciplinary topics or on the broader implications of a faculty member's research.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9H cr max. Cr/no cr not permitted. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
From Tower to Gutter: The Provocations of Ulysses
HU   3 SEM 001 22187 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Hausdoerffer, William HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
Cyborg Literature
HU   3 SEM 002 32408 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Baum, Rachel HON 180 Word
Audit never allowed.
Poetry and the Psyche
HU   3 SEM 004 33758 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Southward, David HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.

HONORS 351(683): University Honors Seminar in the Social Sciences: (3 units; U ; SS)

Seminar on inter-disciplinary topics or on the broader implications of a faculty member's research.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9H cr max. Cr/no cr not permitted. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200 (P); cons Honors College Dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Hot Topics in Higher Education
SS   3 SEM 001 33348 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Colbeck, Carol HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.

HONORS 352(682): Honors Seminar in the Natural Sciences: (3 units; U ; NS)

Seminar on interdisciplinary topics or on the broader implications of a faculty member's research.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9H cr max. Cr/no cr not permitted. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Evolution of Human Nature
NS   3 SEM 001 22402 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Campbell, Benjamin HON 195 Word
Audit never allowed.

HONORS-380: Honors Seminar in the Arts: (3 units; U ; A)

Selected topics in the theory and practice of creative and expressive arts. Taught by practicing artists.

Notes:
Retakable once w/chg in topic. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Image Bank: Photography as a Way of Seeing
A   3 SEM 001 18827 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Brauner, Marna MIT 349  
Audit never allowed.
Shakespeare on the Screen(s)
A   3 SEM 002 19516 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Phillabaum, Corliss HON 180 Word
Audit never allowed.

HONORS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 9 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 9 LEC 101 18828 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

HONORS-685: Honors Tutorial (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced study in interdisciplinary topics.

Notes:
Retakable to max of 6 cr. Prereq: jr st in Honors College, cons instr & Honors College dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 19874 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Consent required to audit.

HONORS-686: Research in Honors (3 - 6 units; U )

Student assists with a faculty member's current research, then designs and completes original major research paper under the faculty member's supervision.

Notes:
Retakable once to 6H cr max. Prereq: jr st in Honors College, 9 cr in Honors, cons instr & Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 - 6 IND 001 18044 - 01/21-05/08 Young, Erica TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 002 21409 - 01/21-05/08 Klos, Lori TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 003 21750 - 01/21-05/08 Udvadia, Ava TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 004 22525 - 01/21-05/08 Sun, Mingyu TBA  
Audit never allowed.

HONORS-687: Senior Honors Project (3 - 6 units; U )

Performance, exhibit, musical composition, or technical/professional project completed under supervision of faculty member. For students in majors in which a thesis is not appropriate.

Notes:
Not open for cr or enroll to students with Honors 689(ER). Retakable once to 6H cr max. Prereq: sr st in Honors College, cons instr & Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 - 6 IND 001 18045 - 01/21-05/08 Heinrichs, William TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 002 21725 - 01/21-05/08 Leson, Richard TBA  
Audit never allowed.

HONORS-689: Senior Honors Thesis (3 - 6 units; U )

Independent research project under faculty supervision. Honors with Distinction awarded for successful completion of thesis.

Notes:
Not open for cr or enroll to students with Honors 687(ER). Retakable once to 6H cr max. Prereq: sr st in Honors College; cons instr & Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 - 6 IND 001 18046 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
    3 - 6 IND 002 21373 - 01/21-05/08 Ascher, Ivan TBA  
    3 - 6 IND 003 21745 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
    3 - 6 IND 004 22481 - 01/21-05/08 Smith, Jeffery TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Honors, General Dept Seminars
 
ANTHRO-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

Selected topics in cultural anthropology, ethnography, prehistory, and human evolution.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Archaeology of Armageddon
SS   3 SEM 001 33583 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Arnold, Bettina HON 155 PDF
Audit never allowed.

BIO SCI-380: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; NS)

Selected topics in modern and traditional biology and their relation to society.

Notes:
Specific topics may satisfy major area req; consult dept. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
DNA in Our Everday Lives
NS   3 SEM 001 18480 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Forst, Steven HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.
Planet in Crisis
NS   3 SEM 002 21036 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Wimpee, Charles HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.
Plagues and Pestilence, Past and Present
NS   3 SEM 003 33376 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Wimpee, Charles HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.

ENGLISH-685: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; HU)

Investigation in depth of a period, figure, theme, or genre in English or American literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Social Dreams: Utopia and Dystopia
HU   3 SEM 001 21664 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Sands, Peter HON 190 Word
Audit never allowed.

GEOG-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

Selected topics in geography.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gendered Spaces
SS   3 SEM 001 32620 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Mansson McGinty, Anna HON 180 PDF
Audit never allowed.

HIST-398: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; HU)

Reading, discussion, and presentation of papers to help students acquire an understanding of important historical problems from a humanities perspective.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to combined 9 cr max in Hist 398 & 399. Counts as repeat of History 270 & 404 w/similar topic. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Medicine and Healing in Ancient Greece and Rome
HU   3 SEM 001 21621 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Galvao-Sobrinho, Carlos HON 155 PDF
Audit never allowed.

HIST-399: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

Readings, discussion, and presentation of papers to help students acquire an understanding of important historical problems from a social science perspective.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to combined 9 cr max in Hist 398 & 399. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
U. S. Supreme Court: The Critical Cases
SS   3 SEM 001 21622 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Hoeveler, John HON 155 Word
Not open to students who have taken Hist 404 with topic "Politics & the Supreme Court in U.S. History"
Audit never allowed.

MATH-222: Honors Calculus II (5 units; U )

Continuation of Math 221.

Notes:
Max of 6 cr in combination of Math 221 & 222 may count toward Honors College reqs. Prereq: C or better in Math 221(P) or B or better in Math 232(P); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 SEM 001 21085 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MTWR 01/21-05/08 Bell, Allen EMS E424A  
Consent required to audit.

NURS-380: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

Selected topics in nursing and healthcare. Retakeable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Failed? America's Health & HC System
SS   3 SEM 001 23113 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Doering, Jennifer HON 190 PDF
Audit never allowed.