Departmental Advisors
Honors College
Karleton Munn
Honors College
Madison Abele
Honors College
Aaron Reynolds
Honors College
Sarah Dyer
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.

THIS DEPARTMENT ENFORCES UNDERGRADUATE PREREQUISITES. Please note that the registration system may not factor in transfer work when determining if prerequisites have been met. If you are unable to register for a course and think you have met the prerequisite(s), please contact an advisor from this department to inquire about obtaining a permission code. You may be administratively dropped from a course if the prerequisite has not been met.

HONOR 2001 - 001 Charting a Path


This course includes in-person discussion groups with times TBD to accommodate student and mentor schedules.

HONOR 2001 - 001 Charting a Path

  • Class Number: 18704
  • Instructor: SOLOMON, V. M.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 25

This course includes in-person discussion groups with times TBD to accommodate student and mentor schedules.

HONOR 2010 - 001 Art and Social Conflict


Art and Social Conflict in the US in the 20th Century

HONOR 2010 - 001 Art and Social Conflict

  • Class Number: 18639
  • Instructor: SOLOMON, V. M.
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 12

Art and Social Conflict in the US in the 20th Century

HONOR 2050 - 001 Ethics,Science & Wisdom

HONOR 2050 - 001 Ethics,Science & Wisdom

  • Class Number: 15899
  • Instructor: TORTI, S. D. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 25

HONOR 2101 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2101 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 14798
  • Instructor: MEAD, C. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 7

HONOR 2101 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2101 - 002 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 14799
  • Instructor: MEAD, C. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 12

HONOR 2102 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2102 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 1041
  • Instructor: SMOAK, G. L. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 12

HONOR 2103 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2103 - 001 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 14794
  • Instructor: WHITE, M. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 2103 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

HONOR 2103 - 003 Honors Core in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 17536
  • Instructor: WEINSTEIN, A. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

HONOR 2106 - 001 Reacting to the Past

HONOR 2106 - 001 Reacting to the Past

  • Class Number: 17538
  • Instructor: SMOAK, G. L. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 1

HONOR 2108 - 001 Visual & Media Literacy

HONOR 2108 - 001 Visual & Media Literacy

  • Class Number: 15866
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, B. D. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 14

HONOR 2110 - 001 Honors Cor in Int Trad


This course is connected to the Ecology & Legacy Utah minor and will be offered at the Rio Mesa Field Station. For more information please contact the instructor.

HONOR 2110 - 001 Honors Cor in Int Trad

  • Class Number: 17566
  • Instructor: DYER, S. L.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 13

This course is connected to the Ecology & Legacy Utah minor and will be offered at the Rio Mesa Field Station. For more information please contact the instructor.

HONOR 2113 - 001 Science & Human Rights


For more information please contact Aaron Reynolds a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu

HONOR 2113 - 001 Science & Human Rights


For more information please contact Aaron Reynolds a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu

HONOR 2115 - 001 Community and Identity

HONOR 2115 - 001 Community and Identity

  • Class Number: 17546
  • Instructor: KETZLE, P. L.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 21

HONOR 2115 - 002 Community and Identity

HONOR 2115 - 002 Community and Identity

  • Class Number: 17547
  • Instructor: KETZLE, P. L.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 2115 - 003 Community and Identity

HONOR 2115 - 003 Community and Identity

  • Class Number: 17548
  • Instructor: KETZLE, P. L.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

HONOR 2211 - 001 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 001 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17550
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 2211 - 002 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 002 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17551
  • Instructor: ENGGASS, D. F. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 2211 - 003 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 003 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17552
  • Instructor: ENGGASS, D. F. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 13

HONOR 2211 - 004 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 004 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17553
  • Instructor: WALKER-PECORARO, D. A.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 2211 - 005 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 005 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17554
  • Instructor: GILLS, M. L.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 19

HONOR 2211 - 006 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 006 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17555
  • Instructor: ROBERTSON, E. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 11

HONOR 2211 - 007 Writing In Honors


This course is reserved for students in the Ecology & Legacy Utah Program.

HONOR 2211 - 007 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17556
  • Instructor: ROBERTSON, E. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 14

This course is reserved for students in the Ecology & Legacy Utah Program.

HONOR 2211 - 008 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 008 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17557
  • Instructor: ROBERTSON, E. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 14

HONOR 2211 - 009 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 009 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17558
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 20

HONOR 2211 - 010 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 010 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17559
  • Instructor: RIVKIN, J. S. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

HONOR 2211 - 011 Writing In Honors

HONOR 2211 - 011 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 17560
  • Instructor: TOSCANO, A. R.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

HONOR 2211 - 012 Writing In Honors


Interested in participating in first University of Utah course that combines students from the Honors College and the UU’s Prison Education Program? This section of 2211 (Writing in Honors) will be held this Fall on Thursday evenings at the Utah State Prison in Draper. The instructor, Chris Mead, is recruiting Honors students who are eager to improve their skills in critical thinking and writing and who are excited about building diverse scholarly communities. If you would like to apply, please fill out the attached Google Form. You can also contact Prof. Mead directly at c.mead@utah.edu. https://forms.gle/sxuAHLVRfTfRgoff6

HONOR 2211 - 012 Writing In Honors

  • Class Number: 18614
  • Instructor: MEAD, C. J.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

Interested in participating in first University of Utah course that combines students from the Honors College and the UU’s Prison Education Program? This section of 2211 (Writing in Honors) will be held this Fall on Thursday evenings at the Utah State Prison in Draper. The instructor, Chris Mead, is recruiting Honors students who are eager to improve their skills in critical thinking and writing and who are excited about building diverse scholarly communities. If you would like to apply, please fill out the attached Google Form. You can also contact Prof. Mead directly at c.mead@utah.edu. https://forms.gle/sxuAHLVRfTfRgoff6

HONOR 2212 - 001 American Institutions

HONOR 2212 - 001 American Institutions

  • Class Number: 1004
  • Instructor: ALLEN, G. T. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $95.22
  • Seats Available: 4

HONOR 2455 - 001 Soc. Determ. of Health


This course is connected to the Honors Health Minor. For more information please contact Aaron Reynolds at a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu.

HONOR 2455 - 001 Soc. Determ. of Health

  • Class Number: 17545
  • Instructor: WATT, M.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 23

This course is connected to the Honors Health Minor. For more information please contact Aaron Reynolds at a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu.

HONOR 2700 - 001 Comparative Ecology


This course is reserved for student in the Ecology and Legacy Utah Program.

HONOR 2700 - 001 Comparative Ecology

  • Class Number: 18544
  • Instructor: FEENER JR, D. H.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 12

This course is reserved for student in the Ecology and Legacy Utah Program.

HONOR 2810 - 001 IT: Magic & Technology

HONOR 2810 - 001 IT: Magic & Technology

  • Class Number: 17540
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, B. D. - View Feedback
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 21

HONOR 2810 - 002 IT: Magic & Technology

HONOR 2810 - 002 IT: Magic & Technology

  • Class Number: 17541
  • Instructor: KUBARYCZ, B. D. - View Feedback
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 18

HONOR 2850 - 001 Composing a Community

HONOR 2850 - 001 Composing a Community

  • Class Number: 11626
  • Instructor: BIMSTEIN, P. K. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 2850 - 002 Composing a Community

HONOR 2850 - 002 Composing a Community

  • Class Number: 13452
  • Instructor: BIMSTEIN, P. K. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 8

HONOR 2850 - 003 Composing a Community

HONOR 2850 - 003 Composing a Community

  • Class Number: 14796
  • Instructor: BIMSTEIN, P. K. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 9

HONOR 3200 - 001 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 001 Research University

  • Class Number: 1006
  • Instructor: GILLS, M. L.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 3200 - 002 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 002 Research University

  • Class Number: 1011
  • Instructor: GILLS, M. L.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 3200 - 003 Research University

HONOR 3200 - 003 Research University

  • Class Number: 1013
  • Instructor: ROBERTSON, E. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 3200 - 090 Research University


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

HONOR 3200 - 090 Research University

  • Class Number: 17537
  • Instructor: BORST, A. G. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $60.00
  • Seats Available: 0

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

HONOR 3214 - 001 Civil Rights Law

HONOR 3214 - 001 Civil Rights Law

  • Class Number: 15572
  • Instructor: JAMES, C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 8

HONOR 3214 - 002 Hidden History

HONOR 3214 - 002 Hidden History

  • Class Number: 16106
  • Instructor: WARREN, W. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

HONOR 3214 - 003 Pandemic Parallels

HONOR 3214 - 003 Pandemic Parallels

  • Class Number: 17549
  • Instructor: MATIS, J.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 10

HONOR 3300 - 001 Deductive Logic

HONOR 3300 - 001 Deductive Logic

  • Class Number: 17539
  • Instructor: NEWMAN, L. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Hybrid & IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 6

HONOR 3500 - 001 Honors Internship


Interested students should contact the instructor for more information.

HONOR 3500 - 001 Honors Internship

  • Class Number: 1017
  • Instructor: BLANC, D. M.
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

Interested students should contact the instructor for more information.

HONOR 3601 - 001 Int Trad: Latin America


This course has an optional 1-credits Spanish discussion CLAC course (HONOR 3901).

HONOR 3601 - 001 Int Trad: Latin America

  • Class Number: 17543
  • Instructor: ROHRER, P. J.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

This course has an optional 1-credits Spanish discussion CLAC course (HONOR 3901).

HONOR 3601 - 002 Int Trad: Latin America


This course has an optional 1-credits Spanish discussion CLAC course (HONOR 3901).

HONOR 3601 - 002 Int Trad: Latin America

  • Class Number: 17544
  • Instructor: ROHRER, P. J.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 4

This course has an optional 1-credits Spanish discussion CLAC course (HONOR 3901).

HONOR 3700 - 001 Black Perspectives: From Theor


For more information or to apply follow this link: https://honors.utah.edu/blackperspectivespraxis/

HONOR 3700 - 001 Black Perspectives: From Theor

  • Class Number: 1015
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 4.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 8

For more information or to apply follow this link: https://honors.utah.edu/blackperspectivespraxis/

HONOR 3700 - 002 Infectious Disease on the Run


For more information contact Aaron Reynolds a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu

HONOR 3700 - 002 Infectious Disease on the Run


For more information contact Aaron Reynolds a.reynolds@honors.utah.edu

HONOR 3780 - 001 Cuba: Comm & Change


This course includes a learning abroad component. Students will travel to Cuba over fall break. For more details contact the course instructor. “Interested students should apply for this course through the Learning Abroad office at this link: https://apply.learningabroad.utah.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgramAngular&id=10118”

HONOR 3780 - 001 Cuba: Comm & Change

  • Class Number: 18941
  • Instructor: MCGOVERN, D.
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

This course includes a learning abroad component. Students will travel to Cuba over fall break. For more details contact the course instructor. “Interested students should apply for this course through the Learning Abroad office at this link: https://apply.learningabroad.utah.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgramAngular&id=10118”

HONOR 3901 - 001 CLAC (SPAN)


This course is a discussion section that requires concurrent enrollment with HONOR 3601. For more information contact your Honors College advisor.

HONOR 3901 - 001 CLAC (SPAN)

  • Class Number: 18569
  • Instructor: BLOEM, N. C.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

This course is a discussion section that requires concurrent enrollment with HONOR 3601. For more information contact your Honors College advisor.

HONOR 4471 - 001 Darwinian Revltn

HONOR 4471 - 001 Darwinian Revltn

  • Class Number: 18730
  • Instructor: MASON DENTINGER, R. N.
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 3

HONOR 4810 - 001 Christianity in Mod Wrd


This is a split attendance class. Students will receive additional content through technology.

HONOR 4810 - 001 Christianity in Mod Wrd

  • Class Number: 13451
  • Instructor: MCDANNELL, M. C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 13

This is a split attendance class. Students will receive additional content through technology.

HONOR 4999 - 001 Hon Thesis/Project

HONOR 4999 - 001 Hon Thesis/Project

  • Class Number: 1042
  • Instructor: REYNOLDS, A. B.
  • Component: Honors Thesis Project
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

HONOR 5001 - 090 Introduction to Aging

HONOR 5001 - 090 Introduction to Aging

  • Class Number: 15748
  • Instructor: DASSEL, K. B. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $132.65
  • Seats Available: 13