HONORS




HONR 1201 Foundations of College

Success  .....................................................................2.00 Credits

This course focuses on leadership development and professional role acquisition through voluntary services. It will facilitate the transition from high school to college and will focus on research techniques. Students will engage in voluntary service activities such as mentoring, tutoring and work place experiences.  Students will be required to complete a case study and provide an in-depth overview and/or work- able solutions.


HONR 1102  - Honors Seminar II ..........................1.00 Credits

This seminar will emphasize developments in logical theory.

HONR 1111  - Honors Humanities I ......................3.00 Credits This Honors  course  in  Freshman  English  focuses  on  literary types, critical and interpretive writing and research. Students will be exposed to concentrated and individualized  work  in  writing  with emphasis  on thematic or aesthetic approaches.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Honors Program.


HONR 1112  - Honors Humanities II.....................3.00 Credits This  course  emphasizes  the  study  of  literary  types,  critical  and interpretive writing and research.  It focuses on  continued  development of writing of argumentative,  comparative  and  analytical  essays.  The  concepts  of  literature's  place  in  the  humanities  in relationship to other art forms will be explored.

Prerequisite: Admission  to  Honors  Program and completion of

HONR 1111.


HONR 1115  - Honors Fund Con/Principles

Life Science .............................................................. 3.00 Credits

An introduction to the study  of  the  animal  and  plant  kingdoms with emphasis on the morphological, physiological, and taxonomic relationships in these groups.  Some attention is given  to  heredity, ecological  and evolutionary concepts.

Prerequisite: Admission to Honors Program.


HONR 1116  - Honors-Con/Prin-

Phys Science ............................................................ 3.00 Credits

An introduction to the study of the fundamental principles of chemistry and physics, including such topics as  atomic  and  molecular structure, chemical bonding,  equation  of  state,  nuclear  chemistry, forces and motion, heat, light, sound, electricity, magnetism and nu- clear  physics.  For non- science in Honors Program.

Prerequisite: Admission  to  Honors Program.


HONR 1151  - Honors World History I .................3.00 Credits

A survey of the development and diffusion of civilization from the origin of humanity/humankind in Africa and ancient  times  to  the end of the sixteenth century. This course is offered with a view of creating an understanding and appreciation for the economic, social, cultural  and political foundation of western civilization in the  ancient, medieval and early modern periods.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Honors Program.


HONR 1152  - Honors World History II ...............3.00 Credits This course continues HONR 1151 and examines events from the early modern period to the  present time.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Honors Program and completion of HONR 1151.


HONR 1161  - Honors American Government .....3.00 Credits

An introductory course covering the essentials of national government in the United States. This course gives some attention to the State of Georgia and satisfies the state law requiring an examination of  United States history and Constitution.

Prerequisite: Admission  to  Honors Program.



HONR 1171  - Honors Man in Society...................3.00 Credits

An introduction to the concepts, assumptions, principles and methods used to study human beings as social organisms. This course will also include the study of the basic principles and methods of psychology as a social and behavioral science and the  study  of  major economic  problems  and policy alternatives available to their solution.

Prerequisite: Admission to Honors Program.        


HONR 2101  - Honors Seminar III ........................1.00 Credits This seminar will emphasize the major theories and styles of leadership.

Preadmission to Honors Program.


HONR 2102  - Honors Seminar IV ........................1.00 Credits

An expanded focus on literature, art and music, and forms of popular culture that provide ethical and philosophical expressions of humanistic issues treated in HONR 2112.

Pre-admission to Honors Program.


HONR 2103  - Honors Seminar V ..........................1.00 Credits This seminar will focus on the media, its utilization and influence in society.

Pre-admission to Honors Program.


HONR 2111  - Honors Humanities III....................3.00 Credits This course is a critical and analytical study of   humanity's/humankind's world achievements (literature, art and music) in the Western World  from the Renaissance to the present.

Prerequisites: Admission to the Honors Program and completion of HONR 1112.


HONR 2112  - Honors Humanities IV ...................3.00 Credits

A study of contemporary literature, art and music with emphasis  on both Western and non-Western cultures.

Prerequisites: Admission to the Honors Program and completion of HONR 2111.


HONR 2151  - Honors Dir. Independent Study ....3.00 Credits This course covers special topics  of  interest  to  students under the direction of a faculty specialist in  the  field.   Approval  of  faculty member, department chair, and Honors  Program  Co-Director  required.   A student may enroll for no more than nine (9) hours of course work through Honors Directed Independent Study.

Prerequisite: Completion of nine (9) credit hours of Honors Program courses.


HONR 2152  - Honors Contracting .......................3.00 Credits This course provides an opportunity  for  students  to  pursue  areas of special relevance to career goals and research interest.   Course credit will be determined by supervising faculty, department chair, and  Honors Program Co-Director.  A  student  may  earn  no  more than  6  hours  of contracted credits.

Prerequisite: Completion of 9 credit hours of Honors courses.


HONR 3101  - Honors Seminar VI ........................1.00 Credits

This seminar will focus on career exploration.

Pre-admission to  Honors Program.


HONR 3102  - Honors Seminar VII .......................1.00 Credits The focus will be on varieties of research.  Project topics and proposals for Bachelor's Essay should be completed and approved by the end of  this seminar.

Pre-admission to Honors Program.


HONR 4101  - Honors Seminar VII .......................1.00 Credits Students will work on Bachelor's Essays. Topics will vary according to student interest.

Pre-admission to Honors Program.


HONR 4102  - Honors Seminar IX ........................1.00 Credits Students will complete and present Bachelor's Essays begun in HONR  4101 and  receive  guidance  in  the  development  of   personal statements.

Pre-admission to Honors Program.