Honors Curriculum & Course Descriptions

Course Semester Hours

HON 110 Contemporary Environmental Issues
An interdisciplinary course that explores scientific, ethical, economic, societal, and political aspects of contemporary issues with global environmental impact. Prerequisite: Batten Honors College. Offered each fall.

4

HON 210 Self and Global Citizenship
Students explore how individual values shape approaches to living and leading in a global society. Students will examine leaders and values in context to issues of environmental stewardship, social justice, inclusivity, and leadership.

4

HON 310 Seminar in Leadership
Students explore values in leadership through literature, discussion, case studies, guest speakers, and personal exploration.

4

HON 480 Senior Seminar
An integrative course in which students reflect upon their whole college experience; examine the nature, importance, and influence of their liberal arts education; and refine their liberal arts skills as they design, execute and present a capstone project. Prerequisite: Batten Honors College, senior status. Offered each fall.

4