Dec 01, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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HONR 153HN - Honors I: Humanities/Science

Credit(s): 4

Prerequisite(s): acceptance into the Honors Program.
This course involves critical analysis of major themes of the humanities coordinated and examined through one or more of the sciences. Skills in critical reading/analysis and the development of ideas through argument, writing, and oral communication will be utilized in order to engage student’s knowledge, imagination and creativity. (Intermittently)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to

  • Develop intellectual curiosity.
  • Develop research and life-long learning skills and habits.
  • Develop skills in critical reading and analysis of ideas.
  • Understand the reflective/critical/analytical/creative role of the humanities.
  • Appreciate the principles and methods used by the sciences in order to gather, validate, and comprehend the natural world.
  • Increase their abilities to write and speak effectively.
  • Learn skills to succeed and engage in cooperative and collaborative learning.
  • Develop skills and habits of community and public service.
  • Develop appreciation for qualitative aspects of the imagination and creative spirit.
  • Examine the nature of human experience and/or artistic expression.
  • Apply scientific concepts and methods of inquiry.

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