Honors Courses

Honors courses are designed for academically ambitious students who enjoy an interactive and challenging classroom environment. These courses offer qualified students the opportunity to develop and hone critical thinking, writing, and research skills through experiential learning and innovative assignments. Student eligibility for the Honors Program must be determined before registering for Honors courses online. The eligibility status for students can be verified by the Counseling and Advising Services Center.

View Spring 2014 Courses

 

 

Honors Spring 2014 Credit Course Schedule

 

ANTHRO-1130-HON01 (3 CR)

People & Cultures of World

Instructor: D. Willis

Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Time: 11-11:50 a.m.

Location: BIC 1808


Registration Information

 

BIOLO-1152-HON01 (5 CR)

Principles of Biological Science 2

Instructor: C. Petersen

Day: Monday, Thursday

Time: 8:00-9:50 a.m.

Lab: Wednesday, 8:00-10:50 a.m.

Location: HSC 1309


Registration Information

 

CHEMI-1552-HON01 (5 CR)

Principles of Chemistry 2

Instructor: R. Jarman

Day: Monday, Wednesday

Time: 2:00-3:50 p.m.

Lab: Wednesday, 4:00-6:50 p.m.

Location: HSC 3301 / HSC 3314 - lab


Registration Information

 

ECONO-2202-HON05 (3 CR)

Microeconomic & Global Economy

Instructor:  M. Fisher

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.

Location: BIC 3506

Registration Information

 

ENGLI-1102-HON01             

Composition 2  

Instructor: J. Allen

Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Time: 9 to 9:50 a.m.

Location: BIC 2622

Registration Information

 

ENGLI-1102-HON02           

Composition 2  

Instructor: M. Moore

Day:  Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 11 to 12:15 p.m.

Location:  BIC 2622

Registration Information

 

ENGLI-1102-HON06         

Composition 2  

Instructor: L. Higgins

Day:  Monday, Wednesday

Time: 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Location:  SRC 3008/BIC 2622

Registration Information

 

ENGLI-1130-HON01

Introduction To Literature (Hybrid)

Instructor: J. Snart

Day:  Monday, Wednesday

Time: 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

Location:  BIC 3820

Registration Information

 

HISTO-1120-HON01 (3 CR)

Western Civilization Since 1600

Instructor: V. Mitrani

Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Time: 10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

Location: BIC 3820

Registration Information

 

HUMNT-1101-HON01 (3 CR)

Introduction to World Mythology

Instructor: K. Huffman

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 8:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.

Location: TEC 2018

Registration Information

 

HUMNT-2210-HON02 (3 CR)*

Leadership Development

Instructor: S. Schroeder

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Location: BIC 3820

Registration Information

 

MUSIC-1104-HON01 (3 CR)

Introduction to American Music

Instructor: T. Tallman

Day: Monday, Wednesday

Time: 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Location: MAC 240

Registration Information 

 

PHILO-1110-HON01 (3 CR)

Ethics

Instructor: E. Raepple

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 3:30-4:45 p.m.

Location: BIC 3820

Registration Information

 

PHYSI-1150-HON01 (3 CR)

Physics & Society

Instructor: T. Carter

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

Location: BIC 3621

Registration Information

 

POLS-2230-HON01 (3 CR)

Peace & Conflict Studies

Instructor: C. Goergen

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Location: TEC 2018

Registration Information

 

RELIG-1100-HON01 (3 CR)

Introduction to Religion

Instructor: K. Richter

Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Time: 11:00-11:50 a.m.

Location: TEC 2017

Registration Information

 

SOCIO-2251-HON01 (3 CR)

Health & Illness

Instructor: J. Durrer

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 9:30-10:45 a.m.

Location: BIC 3820

Registration Information

 

SPANI-2202-HON01 (4 CR)

Intermediate Spanish 2

Instructor: S. Anderson

Day: Monday, Wednesday

Time: 1:00-2:50 p.m.

Location: BIC 3403

Registration Information

 

SPEEC-1100-HON02 (3 CR)

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

Instructor: C. Slott

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 11:00 a.m. -12:15 p.m.

Location: BIC 3723

Registration Information

 

SPEEC-1100-HON04 (3 CR)

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

Instructor: S. Schroeder

Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Time: 12:00-12:50 p.m.

Location: BIC 1804

Registration Information

 

SEMINAR

It's a Small (Group) World

GEOGR-1100-HON01 (3 CR)

Western World Geography

Instructor: J. Quam


concurrent enrollment in

SPEEC-1120-HON01 (3 CR)

Small Group Communication

Instructor: L. Morgan

Day: Tuesday, Thursday

Time: 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Location: BIC 2624

Registration Information


*Service Learning


 

Contact Information


Honors Program Office
honorsprogram@cod.edu
Berg Instructional Center
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3533, (630) 942-3318

Administration/General Information
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3400, (630) 942-3249

Advising/Counseling
Students new to COD
Office of Admissions and Outreach
Glen Ellyn Campus
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2207, (630) 942-2380

Returning or Current COD Students
Counseling and Advising Center
Glen Ellyn Campus
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3200, (630) 942-2259

Faculty Spotlight

  • Michelle Moore

    Michelle MooreEnglish

    "Teaching allows me to expose others to new ideas, art and ways of thinking, which brings me a lot of joy. I want my students to see how ideas fit together and to create new ideas, while evaluating and rethinking the old ones. Ultimately, they will learn the value of this kind of education when they succeed in transferring well or obtain meaningful careers instead of jobs at a much higher level than they could have originally dreamed."

    Read Spotlight
  • Lauren Morgan

    Lauren MorganSpeech

    "I hope my students take away improved competence as communicators, a better understanding of human-ness (if that's a word) and, most of all, a love of learning."

    Read Spotlight
  • Chris Petersen

    Chris PetersenBiology

    "Based on the technology that we have today, the field is more quickly evolving. I just really enjoy learning about biology, especially as it concerns insects and where insects fit into ecosystems. Biology has just been a life-long interest (and insects!)."

    Read Spotlight
  • Jim Allen

    Jim AllenEnglish

    "What I took away from those mentors was the importance of the teacher-student interaction," Jim Allen said. "Those are the people who stick out in my mind because of the support that they gave me. I probably remember a quarter of what the music teacher taught me, but the impact he had was far more reaching."

    Read Spotlight
  • Richard Jarman

    Richard JarmanChemistry

    "I never thought I had the right personality to be a teacher, but I found there to be a similarity between acting, which I enjoy, and teaching – as if your class is the scene partner," Richard Jarman explained. "Beyond that, there is no finer reward than to contribute a little to the success of others and share in their glory."

    Read Spotlight
  • Joel Quam

    Joel QuamGeography

    "I like the way that geography allows me to take a multifaceted view of people and places. Given my interest in area studies, in particular my interest in Russia, this broad approach to understanding places is very useful."

    Read Spotlight
  • Lisa Higgins

    Lisa HigginsEnglish

    "I want students to have the confidence that comes from knowing that whatever life throws at you, your abilities, skills and knowledge will help you survive — and thrive — in this world," Lis Higgins explained.

    Read Spotlight
  • Eva Maria Räpple

    Eva Maria RäpplePhilosophy / Religious Studies

    "Having lived in different countries throughout my life, I have always been fascinated with the diversity of ideas, patterns of thought, beliefs and values in this world," Eva Maria Räpple said. "Simultaneously, I gained an awareness of the need to examine those contexts critically."

    Read Spotlight
Main Spotlight Page