Departmental Advisors
Honors College
Erica Rojas, Holly Pokorny
Honors Center
Honors College
Aaron Reynolds, Michelle Taliaferro
Honors Center
Departmental Notes

The Honors Center is located in Building 619 at Fort Douglas, 1975 DeTrobriand Street.

For course descriptions and pre-requisite information click on the subject column next to the appropriate catalog number.

HONOR 2020 - 001 Leadership Colloquium


This course is for students participating in the Leadership LC. This course is the second semester of a yearlong learning community. Students are expected to participate both fall & spring semesters.

HONOR 2020 - 001 Leadership Colloquium

  • Class Number: 14468
  • Instructor: Ugaki, Janice
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 16

This course is for students participating in the Leadership LC. This course is the second semester of a yearlong learning community. Students are expected to participate both fall & spring semesters.

HONOR 2050 - 001 Engaging a Great Univ

HONOR 2050 - 001 Engaging a Great Univ

  • Class Number: 11418
  • Instructor: NEWELL, L J
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2101 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2101 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 3950
  • Instructor: ENGAR, ANN
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2101 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2101 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 14469
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, BRIAN D
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: -1

HONOR 2101 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2101 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 16989
  • Instructor: HOFFMANN, WILLIAM A
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: -1
  • Class Number: 13331
  • Instructor: ROOT, GERALD E
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 2102 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2102 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 16505
  • Instructor: Peterson, Brandon R
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 8

HONOR 2102 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2102 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 16506
  • Instructor: KETZLE, PAUL L
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 11

HONOR 2103 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2103 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 10309
  • Instructor: Mead, Christopher J
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 2103 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2103 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 12167
  • Instructor: BLACK, SCOTT
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2
  • Class Number: 12168
  • Instructor: Rohrer, Patricia j
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 3

HONOR 2103 - 004 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2103 - 004 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 14470
  • Instructor: Mead, Christopher J
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 7

HONOR 2106 - 001 Reacting to the Past

HONOR 2106 - 001 Reacting to the Past

  • Class Number: 16507
  • Instructor: ENGAR, ANN
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2108 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2108 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 12312
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, BRIAN D
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 2211 - 001 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 001 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 1269
  • Instructor: KETZLE, PAUL L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2211 - 003 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 003 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 9966
  • Instructor: GILLS, MICHAEL L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 2211 - 004 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 004 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 16508
  • Instructor: Mead, Christopher J
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2

HONOR 2211 - 005 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 005 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 11549
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, BRIAN D
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2212 - 001 American Institutions

HONOR 2212 - 001 American Institutions

  • Class Number: 1270
  • Instructor: DAIN, BRUCE
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 2212 - 002 American Institutions

HONOR 2212 - 002 American Institutions

  • Class Number: 8197
  • Instructor: HOFF, DEREK
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 13
  • Class Number: 13332
  • Instructor: ROGERS, ALAN R
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 13

HONOR 2601 - 001 Science & Storytelling II

HONOR 2601 - 001 Science & Storytelling II

  • Class Number: 17420
  • Instructor: GOLLER, FRANZ
  • Instructor: TORTI, SYLVIA D
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 11

HONOR 2801 - 001 Exploring Science II

HONOR 2801 - 001 Exploring Science II

  • Class Number: 13476
  • Instructor: TALIAFERRO, MICHELLE L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2

HONOR 3050 - 002 Innovation Roadmap


Students in the First Year Experience LLC are encouraged to enroll in this course.

HONOR 3050 - 002 Innovation Roadmap

  • Class Number: 15138
  • Instructor: HAJEB, KATHY G
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 9

Students in the First Year Experience LLC are encouraged to enroll in this course.

HONOR 3100 - 001 Life through the Lens


This is a yearlong course and spring enrollment is restricted to students who completed Fall semester.

HONOR 3100 - 001 Life through the Lens

  • Class Number: 8862
  • Instructor: METCALF, WILLIAM J
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

This is a yearlong course and spring enrollment is restricted to students who completed Fall semester.
  • Class Number: 15219
  • Instructor: DEISS, ANDREW G
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 3200 - 001 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 001 Research University

  • Class Number: 4470
  • Instructor: KETZLE, PAUL L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2

HONOR 3200 - 002 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 002 Research University

  • Class Number: 4602
  • Instructor: GILLS, MICHAEL L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

HONOR 3200 - 003 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 003 Research University

  • Class Number: 4738
  • Instructor: HOFFMANN, WILLIAM A
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 3200 - 004 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 004 Research University

  • Class Number: 11584
  • Instructor: GILLS, MICHAEL L
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 14

Sections 2-3 belong to this lecture. This course requires registration for a lab section. Students will be automatically registered for this lecture section with registering for the pertinent lab section.
  • Class Number:
  • Instructor: WEINBAUER, INGRID
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 4.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 8

Sections 2-3 belong to this lecture. This course requires registration for a lab section. Students will be automatically registered for this lecture section with registering for the pertinent lab section.

HONOR 3215 - 002 Foundations/Science


Registering for the lab will register you for the HONOR 3215-001 lecture.

HONOR 3215 - 002 Foundations/Science

  • Class Number: 17418
  • Instructor: MUELLER, JOSHUA R
  • Component: Laboratory
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: --
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2

Registering for the lab will register you for the HONOR 3215-001 lecture.

HONOR 3215 - 003 Foundations/Science


Registering for the lab will register you for the HONOR 3215-001 lecture.

HONOR 3215 - 003 Foundations/Science

  • Class Number: 17419
  • Instructor: MUELLER, JOSHUA R
  • Component: Laboratory
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: --
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 6

Registering for the lab will register you for the HONOR 3215-001 lecture.
  • Class Number: 12169
  • Instructor: DRYER, RANDY
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 9

HONOR 3700 - 001 Local Food & Human Diet

HONOR 3700 - 001 Local Food & Human Diet

  • Class Number: 6993
  • Instructor: CODDING, BRIAN F
  • Instructor: JONES, SHANNON O
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 4.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 3

HONOR 3700 - 002 Energy & Environment

HONOR 3700 - 002 Energy & Environment

  • Class Number: 8863
  • Instructor: Bowen, BRENDA
  • Instructor: CLARK, BRETT
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 4.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

HONOR 3700 - 003 Culture & Mental Health

HONOR 3700 - 003 Culture & Mental Health

HONOR 3700 - 004 How We Die

HONOR 3700 - 004 How We Die

HONOR 3920 - 001 Construction of Knowledge

HONOR 3920 - 001 Construction of Knowledge

  • Class Number: 15218
  • Instructor: CULVER, STUART K
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

HONOR 3920 - 002 Chocolate, Medicine & Empire

HONOR 3920 - 002 Chocolate, Medicine & Empire

  • Class Number: 16510
  • Instructor: JONES, CHRISTINE A
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1
  • Class Number: 16509
  • Instructor: FITZGERALD, GENE
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 4450 - 001 History of Physics

HONOR 4450 - 001 History of Physics

  • Class Number: 14466
  • Instructor: DAIN, BRUCE
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 3