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Honors College
Director: Peter Sands HON 146 229-4658

Please note: 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,OWCB)

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.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Turmoil, Tragedy, and Triumph
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 001 20579 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Singer, Alan HON 195  
Audit never allowed.
Portraiture and Self
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 002 24247 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Snow, Hilary HON 180 PDF
Audit never allowed.
Is God Dead: Modern Challenges to Religious Belief
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 003 20372 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Equitz, Lydia HON 155  
Audit never allowed.
Turmoil, Tragedy, and Triumph
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 004 20373 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Singer, Alan HON 195  
Audit never allowed.
Portraiture and Self
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 005 24237 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Snow, Hilary HON 180 PDF
Audit never allowed.
Shockumentary:Truth and Activism in the Exposé
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 007 20375 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Southward, David HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Contemporary Prophecies
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 008 20376 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Benjamin HON 155  
Audit never allowed.
Telling Tales: Medieval Storytelling
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 009 21299 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Stuhmiller, Jacqueline HON 195  
Audit never allowed.
Is God Dead: Modern Challenges to Religious Belief
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 010 20883 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Equitz, Lydia HON 155  
Audit never allowed.
Sorrow,Sadness,Woe:Multmdia Mnifstatn of Melncholy
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 011 24393 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Daigle, Lindsay HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Telling Tales: Medieval Storytelling
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 012 20884 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Stuhmiller, Jacqueline HON 155  
Audit never allowed.
Contemporary Prophecies
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 013 24285 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Benjamin HON 155  
Audit never allowed.
Sorrow,Sadness,Woe:Multmdia Mnifstatn of Melncholy
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 014 22172 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Daigle, Lindsay HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Shockumentary:Truth and Activism in the Exposé
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 015 22176 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Southward, David HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
The Rise and Fall of Human Rights
HU,OWCB   3 SEM 016 22676 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Listoe, Daniel HON 155  
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 17686 - 09/05-12/14   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
Joseph:A Biblical Psychological Thriller
HU   3 SEM 001 21451 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Brusin, David HON 155 Word
Audit never allowed.
Monsters and the Monstrous
HU   3 SEM 002 26000 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Stuhmiller, Jacqueline HON 195  
Audit never allowed.
Nostalgia
HU   3 SEM 003 26001 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Schneider, Benjamin HON 155  
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
Capitalism and Its Critics
SS   3 SEM 001 21452 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Southward, David HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Political Bodies
SS   3 SEM 003 26153 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Haumschild, Daniel HON 180  
Audit never allowed.
Not Your Grandpa's@HealthDept:Resrch on Instagram
SS   3 SEM 004 26248 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Laestadius, Linnea HON 155  
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
Maritime Life:Folklore & Practicality
NS   3 SEM 001 26004 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Kaster, Jerry HON 190  
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
The Science of Music
A   3 SEM 001 20377 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Wimpee, Charles HON 195  
Audit never allowed.
Mapping Lives:A Creative Nonfiction Workshop
A   3 SEM 002 23299 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Callanan, Liam HON 190  
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 17685 - 09/05-12/14   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 16378 - 09/05-12/14 Stuhmiller, Jacqueline ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 16379 - 09/05-12/14 Stuhmiller, Jacqueline ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 16380 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 16381 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005 16382 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM 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 16386 - 09/05-12/14 Larson, Christine ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 002 16383 - 09/05-12/14 Quinn, Christopher ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 003 16384 - 09/05-12/14 Rodriguez Sevilla, Rafael ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 004 16385 - 09/05-12/14 Meyer, Gretchen ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 IND 005 26267 - 09/05-12/14 Wimpee, Charles TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 IND 006 26269 - 09/05-12/14 Wimpee, Charles 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 14796 - 09/05-12/14 Bogner, Carl ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 002 14797 - 09/05-12/14 Talbott, Kyle ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 003 14793 - 09/05-12/14 Southward, David ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 004 14794 - 09/05-12/14 Moon, Whitney ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 - 6 IND 005 14795 - 09/05-12/14 Talbott, Kyle ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    3 IND 006 26292 - 09/05-12/14 Woywod, Christine 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 14799 - 09/05-12/14 O'Brien, Casey ROOM TBA  
    3 - 6 IND 002 14798 - 09/05-12/14 Singer, Alan ROOM TBA  
    3 IND 003 26268 - 09/05-12/14 Burkholder, Daniel TBA  
    3 IND 004 26270 - 09/05-12/14 Palatnik, Nataliya TBA  

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

Specific topics vary.

Notes:
May be retaken 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
Picture This: Prints in Europe and America
HU   3 SEM 001 26005 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Snow, Hilary HON 180 PDF
Audit never allowed.

CHEM-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; NS)

Discussion of aspects of the relationship of chemistry and society.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir; add'l prereq possible depending on specific topic.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Kitchen Science
NS   3 SEM 001 23930 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Surerus, Kristene HON 190 PDF
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:
May be retaken 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
Ecological Science Fiction
HU   3 SEM 001 21448 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Sands, Peter HON 195  
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:
May be retaken 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
Age of Revolution:Rad Ideology& Practice 1642-1848
SS   3 SEM 001 26010 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Singer, Alan HON 195  
Audit never allowed.

MATH-221: Honors Calculus I (5 units; U ; NS,QLB)

Calculus of functions of one and several variables; sequences, series, differentiation, integration; introduction to differential equations; vectors and vector functions; applications.

Notes:
Max of 6 cr in combination of Math 221 & 222 may count toward Honors College reqs. Prereq: math placement level A+; cons instr or Honors College dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS,QLB   5 SEM 001 20628 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MTWR 09/05-12/14 Hruska, Geoffrey NWQ 1935  
Consent required to audit.

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

Selected topics in nursing and healthcare. May be retaken 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
(SS&)Negotiating Diff: Race & Cult- Cntmp HlthCare
SS   3 SEM 001 21571 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Morgan, Sarah HON 195  
Audit never allowed.

PHYSICS-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; NS)

Selected topics concerning history and the nature of physics as an intellectual discipline.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. No cr toward major. 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
Energy and the Environment
NS   3 SEM 001 23621 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Hirschmugl, Carol HON 190  
Audit never allowed.

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

Selected topics in sociology

Notes:
May be retaken 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 Sociology of Beer and Brewing
SS   3 SEM 001 25925 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Jordan, Jennifer HON 195  
Audit never allowed.