Honors Program: Syllabi of Current and Past Courses

Program Structure


  • Fall I—Honors First-Year Seminar (HON 100)
  • Fall II—Honors Arts & Humanities (HON 110)
  • Spring I—Honors Behavioral Science (HON 120)
    • Spring 2013, Co-taught by Dr. Sarahh Scher, Assistant Professor of Art History, and Dr. Steffanie Scholze, Assistant Professor of Psychology
    • Spring 2017, Tiffany Kragnes, J.D., M.P.A., Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
  • Spring II—Honors Natural Science (HON 130)
    • Spring 2013, Co-taught by Dr. Jeff Butikofer, Associate Professor of Environmental Science, and Dr. Rick Klann, Professor of Biology
    • Spring 2018, Co-taught by Dr. Barbara Ehlers, Associate Professor of Education, and Dr. Katherine McCarville, Associate Professor Geosciences

Sophomore Year 

  • Complete general education requirements.
  • Fall - Honors Cultures (HON 200)
  • Spring - Honors Sophomore Seminar (HON 220)
  • One optional, elective, service learning travel course during May term

Junior and Senior Years 

  • Working on a interdisciplinary project under the guidance of an adviser in the student's home department or another discipline. culminating in a Senior Symposium presentation of the completed project to the UIU community.