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Courses - Spring 2019
HONR
HONR208D
Honors Seminar; Insect Biodiversity: The Good, the Bad, and the Weird
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
HONR208L
Honors Seminar; Justice Matters: Law, Literature, and Film
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, SCIS
HONR209G
Honors Seminar; Elements of Drawing for Non-Majors
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
HONR209W
Honors Seminar; War Stories: Personal Narratives, Fiction, and Film
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, SCIS
HONR218J
Honors Seminar; Sustainability and Development: From the Individual to the Global
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR218M
Honors Seminar; Elements of Music Composition for Non-Majors
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP
HONR218P
Honors Seminar; Immigration: Personal Stories and Policy Changes
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP, SCIS
HONR218T
Honors Seminar; Political Theater: On Stage and in Washington
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
Students must contribute $20.00 toward theater ticket purchases.
HONR218W
HONR218Y
Honors Seminar; How to Think like Leonardo, Montaigne, and Shakespeare
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
HONR219M
Honors Seminar; Why Do We Do What We Do? The Role of Motivation in People's Achievements and Choices
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS
HONR219T
Honors Seminar: Surviving Natural Disasters: Learning from Hurricane Katrina, Big Earthquakes, and Other Natural Hazards
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: IE
GenEd: DSSP, SCIS
HONR219Z
Honors Seminar; Apocalypse Then and Now: World Traditions of the End Times
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
HONR228N
Alleviating Poverty in Developing Countries: The Economics and Challenges of Development Programs
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: SB, D
GenEd: DSHS
HONR228T
Honors Seminar; Journalism and Peace
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
HONR229C
Honors Seminar; Contemporary American Culture as Seen from Abroad: A Transatlantic Seminar
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
HONR229K
Honors Seminar; Achieving Justice and Equality in the 21st Century: Problems, Policies and Practices
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, DVUP, SCIS
HONR229R
Honors Seminar; Short Texts, Great Ideas: The Essay Form
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, SCIS
HONR229W
Honors Seminar; Revenge of the Funny Women
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
HONR238C
The Future of Energy and Climate Policy
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: IE
GenEd: DSSP
HONR238G
Honors Seminar; The Manhattan Project: A Century of Radioactivity, Nuclear Weapons, and Nuclear Power
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSNS, SCIS
HONR238V
Honors Seminar; Professionally Essential: Analysis and Visualization Skills in the Era of Big Data
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP
HONR238Z
Honors Seminar; .Gladiators and Caesars: The Archaeology of Roman Spectacle
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU
HONR239B
Honors Seminar: New York City and the American Dream
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: HL
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP
HONR239C
Honors Seminar: The Creative Process in Dance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: HA, D
GenEd: DSHU
HONR239F
Honors Seminar: Plants and Empires: Historical Consequences and Contemporary Issues
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: LS
GenEd: DSNS, SCIS
HONR239G
Honors Seminar; We, the Readers: American Literature for an American Democracy
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, SCIS
HONR239J
Honors Seminar; "Enemy of the People": When Journalism Investigates the Powerful
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
Credit will only be granted for HONR239J or JOUR289P.
HONR239K
Honors Seminar; The Multicultural Metropolis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR239W
Honors Seminar; The Syrian Civil War
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR248G
Honors Seminar; The Origins and Ramifications of Sex and Sexes
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSNS, DVUP, SCIS
HONR248J
Honors Seminar; A Most Human Nation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP, SCIS
Students who have taken HHUM205 should contact the instructor for permission.
HONR258Z
Honors Seminar; Language, Identity, and Diversity in the U.S.
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP, DVUP
Credit will only be granted for HONR258Z or SLLC305.
HONR259W
Honors Seminar; Musical Migrations: Performance, Politics, and the Kurt Weill Festival
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHU, SCIS
HONR268Z
Honors Seminar; Catastrophic Animal and Human Disease Outbreaks: What Else Can We Do To Prevent Them?
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP, SCIS
Credit may only be granted for HONR268Z or ANSC277.
HONR269C
Honors Seminar; Digital Dialogues and the Dynamics of Intercultural Communication
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
HONR269E
Honors Seminar; Exploring Key Issues of Globalization and Resistance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR269G
Honors Seminar; Hungry, Hot and Crowded: Global Challenges in the 21st Century
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
Credit granted only for HONR269G or HONR229A.
HONR269L
(Perm Req)
Honors Seminar; Cracking the Secrets of the Universe Using Computers: Re-discovering the Higgs & Searching for Invisible Matter-Part II
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSNS or DSSP, SCIS
The second part of a two-semester Honors research seminar. Part one of this series was offered in the Fall 2018 semester. For permission to enroll, please contact Dr. Shabnam Jabeen at Jabeen@umd.edu.
HONR269T
Honors Seminar: Understanding U.S. Foreign Policy toward Afghanistan
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: SB, D
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR278D
Honors Seminar; National Security Dilemmas
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR278G
Honors Seminar; Exploring How Foreign Policy is Developed
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS
HONR279T
Honors Seminar; Google and Sudoku, Museums and Maps: Graph Theory for the Real World
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: FSAR
HONR288E
Honors Seminar; Cyberwar: Technology and Strategy Challenges
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
HONR288O
Honors Seminar: Why Do Things Fail?
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: PS
GenEd: DSNS, SCIS
This course is open only to non-engineering majors.
HONR289A
The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of Infectious Disease
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
CORE: LS
GenEd: DSNS
HONR289P
Honors Seminar; How Do Innovators Think?
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP, SCIS
Credit only granted for BMGT289B or HONR289P. Course will meet 4 times on Monday evenings for assessments and guest speaker presentations.
HONR289V
Honors Seminar; Mars Exploration: Past, Present, Future
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSNS, SCIS
HONR298F
Honors Seminar; Explaining Social Change: Fact and Fiction in Understanding Why our World Looks the Way it Does
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
HONR298J
Honors Seminar; A Century of Smashing Atoms: Particle Accelerators, the Engines of Discovery
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSNS, SCIS
HONR298P
Honors Seminar; The Science of Happiness
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
HONR299K
Honors Seminar; Global Governance or World Government?
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP, SCIS
HONR299Q
Honors Seminar; Quantum Mechanics: Entangled and Uncertain
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
This course will not count for or substitute any PHYS course. Before registering for this course, students should carefully review the course description.
HONR348J
Advanced Honors Seminar; Contemporary Social Issues
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DVCC
HONR348M
Advanced Honors Seminar; Stock Market
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS or DSSP, SCIS
HONR359B
Honors Workshop; Alternatives to Violence
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: S-F
HONR378P
(Perm Req)
Advanced Honors Seminar; Elements of Music Composition for Non-Majors II
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP
Prerequisite: HONR218M. Permission of instructor required.
HONR379W
(Perm Req)
Honors Independent Study; Writing Internship: Maryland General Assembly Pre-Professional Writing Internship
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSSP
Prerequisite: permission of department and completion of either ENGL381 or HONR368A. Also offered as ENGL388M. Credit granted for ENGL388M or HONR379W.