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Honors Core

Honors students participate in an alternate curriculum that completely substitutes for the General Education requirements at WOU.  Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB) and related credits count, where allowed.

  • Honors Health/Wellness
  • Honors History
  • Literature & The Arts
    • Honors Literature
    • Honors Theatre
    • Honors Creative Arts elective

  • Honors Ethics
  • Honors Rhetoric
  • Science & Math
    • Honors Earth Science or Honors Biology
    • Honors Math or Honors Computer Science

Exploratory Honors

Exploratory courses are multi-disciplinary so you can sample different interests. Four are required for graduation, and you choose the ones you want.

Honors Colloquia

Honors colloquia are highly original, seminar-style classes.
Two are required for graduation.

Honors Thesis/Senior Projects

The Senior Project represents a significant endeavor that can be creative, scholarly, scientific, service-oriented, or experiential.  A student leadership portfolio option also exists.

Current & Upcoming Classes

Last Updated November 11, 2021

Fall 2021 Honors Classes

 

Class Number & Title
CR
Time
Location
Prof.
CRN
HNR 120 Honors Ethics
4
MW 10:00-11:50
APS 212
Kirby
11028
HNR 120 Honors Ethics
4
MW 2:00-3:50
APS 212
Kirby
11029
HNR 136 Honors Rhetoric
4
MW 12:00-1:50

ITC 003

Soderlund
11030
HNR 190 Honors Creative Arts
3
TR 2:00-3:20
OPE 202
Cowart
11031
HNR 210 Honors Biology
4
TR 12:00-1:50
NS 114
Dawson
11032
 
Honors Exploratory & Colloquium:
 
Honors Thesis/Senior Project Classes:
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development

2

T 11:00-11:50
APS 212

Keulks

11037
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
T 1:00-1:50

APS 212

Keulks
11038
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
W 2:00-2:50

BELL 112

Keulks
11035
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
W 4:00-4:50
APS 212
Keulks
11036
HNR 378 Honors Thesis/Senior Project
1-6
N/A
N/A
Keulks
11039

 

Winter 2022 Honors Classes

Class Number & Title
CR
Time
Location
Prof.
CRN
HNR 100 Honors Health/Wellness
3
TR 2:00-3:20
MH
Cowart
20921
HNR 100 Honors Health/Wellness
4
TR 10:00-11:50
APS 212
Kirby
20922
HNR 100 Honors Health/Wellness
4
MW 10:00-11:50
Hybrid
Nott
20923
HNR 231 Honors Earth Science
4
MW 4:30-6:20
NS 114
Wade
20924
HNR 253 Honors Computer Science
4
TR 12:00-1:50
ITC 303
Flesch
20925
HNR 276 Honors Math
4
MW 12:00-1:50
APS 212
Merrill
20926
 
Honors Exploratory & Colloquium:
HNR 300 Rhetoric of Terror 4 Sat 2:00-3:50 TBA Good 20927
HNR 406 Complexity Theory

4

MW 2:00-3:50 

APS 212

Soderlund

21234
HNR 406 Reproductive Health

4

TR 2:00-3:50

RWEC

Vala-Haynes

21407
 
Honors Thesis/Senior Project Classes:
HNR 378 Honors Thesis/Senior Project
1-6
N/A
N/A
Keulks
20928

Spring 2022 Honors Classes (not yet updated)

Class Number & Title
CR
Time
Location
Prof.
CRN
HNR 105 Honors History
4
MW 10:00-11:50
APS 212
Swedo
31245
HNR 105 Honors History
4
MW 2:00-3:50
APS 212
Swedo
31246
HNR 153 Honors Literature
4
MW 2:00-3:50
TBD
Topper
31247
HNR 171 Honors Theatre
3
TR 11:00-12:20
APS 212
Phillips
31248
HNR 171 Honors Theatre
3
TR 2:00-3:20
APS 212
Janoviak
31249
 
Honors Exploratory & Colloquium:
HNR 300 Exploratory: Mysticism 4 TR 12:00-1:50 TBD Kirby 31250
HNR 406 Colloquium: Blues 3 MW 4:00-5:20 APS 212 Mueller 31251
HNR 406 Colloquium: Horror 4 MW 12:00-1:50 APS 212 Good
 
Honors Thesis/Senior Project Classes:
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
W 12:00-12:50
TBD
Keulks
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
R 2:00-2:50
TBD
Keulks
HNR 351 Honors Thesis Development
2
R 11:00-11:50
TBD
Keulks
HNR 378 Honors Thesis/Senior Project
1-6
N/A
N/A
Keulks
31252

Fall 2022 Honors Classes (not yet updated)

Class Number & Title
CR
Time
Location
Prof.
CRN
HNR 120 Honors Ethics
4
MW 10:00-11:50
APS 212
Perlman
11466
HRN 120 Honors Ethics
4
MW 2:00-3:50
APS 212
Hickerson
11467
HRN 120 Honors Ethics
4
TR 2:00-3:50
BELL 110
Kirby
11708
HNR 136 Honors Rhetoric
4
MW 12:00-1:50
APS 212
Soderlund
11468
HNR 136 Honors Rhetoric
4
TR 4:00-5:50
APS 212
Soderlund
11709
HNR 190 Honors Creative Arts
3
TR 9:30-10:50
APS 212
Helppie
11469
HNR 190 Honors Creative Arts
3
TR 2:00-3:20
APS 212
Helppie
11710
HRN 210 Honors Biology
4
TR 12:00-13:50
NS 114
Dawson
11470
   
Fall 2020 Exploratory & Colloquium:
HNR 300 Exploratory: Children’s Lit 3 TR 11:00-12:20 TBD LeJeune 11471
HNR 406 Colloquium: Computer Systems 4 TR 10:00-11:50 ED 116 Beers 11472
 
Honors Thesis/Senior Project Classes:
HNR 325 Honors Thesis Orientation
2
W 2:00-2:50
BELL 112
Keulks
11473
HNR 325 Honors Thesis Orientation
2
W 4:00-4:50
BELL 112
Keulks
11474
HNR 325 Honors Thesis Orientation
2
R 12:00-12:50
APS 212
Keulks
11475
HNR 325 Honors Thesis Orientation
2
R 2:00-2:50
BELL 112
Keulks
11476
HNR 387 Honors Thesis/Senior Project
1-6
n/a
n/a
Keulks
11477

Honors Program

Academic Programs and Support Center, Room 210

Phone: (503) 838-8519
Email: honors@wou.edu

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