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Fall 2021 Courses

Honors Program Courses Fall Semester 2021

In order to remain a member of the program, students must maintain a 3.3 U of I cumulative GPA and must meet the Honors Program credit requirements.

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Faculty Schedule Credits
COMM 101:
Fundamentals of Oral Communication
20991
Section 25
Diane L. Carter TR 11:00 - 11:50 a.m. 2 cr
Course description: Skills and techniques of effective speaking.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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CRIM 301:
Criminological Theory
43659
Section 03
Omi Hodwitz TR 12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
3 cr
Course description: Review and assessment of common explanations of crime, deviant behavior and control.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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CS 120:
Computer Science I
27736
Section 01
Terence Soule MWF 10:30 - 11:20 a.m.
T 10:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
4 cr
Course description: Fundamental programming constructs, algorithms and problem-solving, fundamental data structures, overview of programming languages, virtual machines, introduction to language translation, declarations and types, abstraction mechanisms, object-oriented programming. This course includes a lab.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ENGL 102:
College Writing and Rhetoric
42320
Section 50
Victoria M. Arthur MWF 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. 3 cr
Course description: Applied principles of expository and argumentative essay writing, including summaries, critiques and syntheses of texts, and the research essay; emphasis on clear, concise, and vigorous prose.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ENGR 335:
Engineering Fluid Mechanics
41268
Section 03
Tao Xing MWF 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
3 cr
Course description: Physical properties of fluids; fluid statics; continuity, energy, momentum relationships; laminar and turbulent flow; boundary layer effects; flow in pipes, open channels and around objects.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ENGR 350:
Engineering Mechanics of Materials
41929
Section 05
Robert R. Stephens MWF 1:30 - 2:20 p.m. 3 cr
Course description: Elasticity, strength, and modes of failure of engineering materials; theory of stresses and strains for ties, shafts, beams, and columns.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ENVS 101:
Introduction to Environmental Science
43582
Section 03
David Andre Roon MWF 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. 3 cr
Course description: Introduction to basic principles in the biological, physical and social science areas of environmental science.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ENVS 102:
Field Activities in Environmental Sciences
43581
Section 07
Elise Marie Stacy TBA 1 cr
Course description: Field studies for ENVS 101. Field demonstrations on waste management, water, air pollution and the ecosystem. Field trips required. The course is only being offered as an early 8-week class, Aug. 23-Oct. 15, 2021. Prereq or Coreq: ENVS 101.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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FCS 329:
History of Western Dress
43737
Section 03
Sonya Sue Meyer TR 9:30 - 10:45 a.m. 3 cr
Course description: Historic overview of western dress from ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt to Western Europe through the 20th century; focus on dress and human appearance as a reflection of the socio-cultural factors of the times.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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FCS 359:
Apparel Technology
43719
Section 02
Lori Ann Wahl MW 1:30 - 3:20 p.m.

3 cr
Course description: Introduction to e-Textiles, laser cutting and 3D printing in an apparel or wearable context. Students will learn how to design within each technology and produce prototypes for evaluation.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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INTR 499:
Thesis Work Group
40808
Section 01
Sandra G. Reineke TBA 1 cr
Course description: Limited to Honors Program students who are actively working on their Honors thesis in fall 2021. Instructor permission required.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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IS 310:
The United Nations
39998
Section 02
William Leland Smith MWF 8:30 - 9:20 a.m. 3 cr
Course description: Overview of principle UN agencies and current UN activities; emphasis on written and oral presentations through resolution and position paper writing, negotiations and small group discussions.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ME 322:
Mechanical Engineering Thermodynamics
43622
Section 03
Daniel A. Cordon MWF 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
3 cr
Course description: Thermodynamic properties of substances, first and second laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic analysis of mechanical engineering thermal components of cycles, psychrometric process, and introduction to combustion systems.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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ME 341:
Intermediate Mechanics of Materials
43712
Section 02
Gabriel Potirniche MWF 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. 3 cr
Course description: Mechanics of materials approach to three-dimensional stress and strain, unsymmetrical bending, shear centers, curved beams, thick-walled pressure vessels, non-circular torsion, energy methods and advanced strength theories. Introduction to elementary kinematics. Significant use of solid modeling and use of equation solvers.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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Phil 103:
Introduction to Ethics
15554
Section 08
Jamal Kingsley Lyksett MWF 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. 3 cr
Course description: Introduction to philosophical reasoning through historical study of Western moral thought.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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PSYC 101:
Introduction to Psychology
15581
Section 01
Russell Eric Jackson MWF 1:30 - 2:20 p.m. 3 cr
Course description: Intro to psychology topics, including sensation and perception, learning and thinking, motivation, personality and adjustment, social processes, psychological testing; emphasis on fundamental principles.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting


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STAT 251:
Statistical Methods
38408
Section 05
Renae Leann Shrum MWF 8:30 - 9:20 a.m.
W 12:30 - 1:20 p.m.
3 cr
Course description: LIntro to statistical methods including design of statistical studies, basic sampling methods, descriptive statistics, probability, and sampling distributions; inference in surveys and experiments, regression and analysis of variance.

Delivery Method: Classroom meeting

Physical Address:
Idaho Student Union Building
Room 315
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2533
83844-2533

Phone: 208-885-0154

Email: honors@uidaho.edu