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Honors Fall 2014

ANTH 1H - Introduction to Physical Anthropology Honors
Units: 3
This honors course studies human biology within the framework of evolution. Topics will include the principles of evolution and natural selection, the fossil evidence of human evolution, primate behavior, and human variation through the analysis of current and primary research. Credit in either ANTH 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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8:00AM - 9:15

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location_onA 210

C. LOEFFLER

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

BIO 1H - The Life Sciences Honors
Units: 3
An honors introductory general education lecture course in biology. Includes ecology, cell and molecular biology, genetics and development, and evolution. This honors course includes supplemental readings and written assignments. May be taken with or without BIO 1L. Credit earned in either BIO 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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9:30AM - 10:45

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location_onB 311

A. FOX

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

COMM 1H - Communication Fundamentals Honors
Units: 3
This honors course offers students an opportunity to differentiate and use the components and processes of oral communication. Student presentations, extensive collaboration, and participation at an off-campus forensics speaking event is required. Credit earned in either COMM 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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4:00PM - 6:50

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location_onBSTIC 217

E. TIONGSON

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

COUN 1H - Academic Planning Honors
Units: 1.5
The course examines the opportunities/requirements for undergraduate and graduate degrees. The course introduces college advancement, research, educational goals and college expectations. This honors course is designed to introduce students to a successful college/transfer and graduate experience. Credit in either COUN 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFirst eight weeks: 8/18/2014 to 10/12/2014

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5:30PM - 6:50

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location_onBSTIC 119

P. SOLTANI

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CS 1H - Introduction to Computer Systems Honors
Units: 3
Provides an overview of computer hardware, software, information systems, networking, and Internet terminology. Introduces Microsoft Office applications and computer programming languages. This honors course features an emphasis on research and writing and presentation of a programming project. Credit in either CS 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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11:00AM - 12:15

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location_onBSTIC 209

C. LOKE

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

ECON 1H - Principles of Economics-Micro Honors
Introduces higher order thinking skills to perform microeconomic analysis with a focus on decision-making by individuals and firms; scarcity, cost and maximization; supply, demand and market systems; the theory of the firm, resource markets; resource allocation; and the role of government in the economy. Credit in either ECON 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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12:30PM - 1:45

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location_onA 307B

M. MCNEIL

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

GEOG 3H - World Regional Geography Honors
Units: 3
This honors course provides a systematic study of the major geographic regions of the world by using geographic analysis of spatial data to investigate country's physical environment, resources, cultural heritage, population, agriculture, economic development, and current geographic issues. Credit in either GEOG 3 or 3H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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12:30PM - 1:45

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location_onBSTIC 120

J. TITUS

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

HIST 51H - Women in American History Honors
Units: 3
Surveys the history of women in the United States from the pre-contact era to the present, addressing significant events, processes, individuals, and movements that have contributed to the nation's development and women's changing roles. Credit in either HIST 51 or 51H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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11:00AM - 12:15

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location_onA 207

B. ADAMS

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

HUM 71H - Introduction to Film Honors
Units: 3
Advanced introduction to narrative, thematic, and aesthetic aspects of cinema. Course texts and assignments require a higher level of engagement and rigor in analyzing and writing about film art, technology, and theory. Credit in either HUM 71 or 71H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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2:00PM - 4:50

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location_onA 205

J. POSTER

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

JA 1H - Beginning Japanese I Honors
Units: 5
Designed to develop basic skills in communicating in Japanese. Introduces Japanese syllabic symbols and presents general aspects of Japanese culture. This honors course will be enhanced through a research project and a presentation. Credit in either JA 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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2:00PM - 4:15

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location_onA 212

F. ISHII

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

MATH 3AH - Analytic Geometry and Calculus I Honors
Covers basic concepts of analytic geometry; limits and continuity; and differentiation and integration of algebraic and trigonometric functions in a more thorough and rigorous manner. Covers realistic applications in greater detail and incorporates research projects to explore connections with other sciences. Credit in either Math 3A or 3AH, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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8:00AM - 9:25

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location_onB 212

R. ZUCKER

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program class. The class is NOT full. Assessment is required before obtaining permission to enroll. Contact Prof. Zucker (rzucker@ivc.edu). Online homework required.

MATH 24H - Elementary Differential Equations Honors
Includes the study of first-order differential equations, second- and higher-order linear differential equations, equations with constant coefficients, Laplace transforms, and systems of equations in a more rigorous manner and incorporates research projects to explore connections with physics and engineering. Credit in either MATH 24 or 24H, but not both
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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5:00PM - 6:50

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location_onB 118

M. CASTROCONDE

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program class. Assessment is required before obtaining permission to enroll. Contact Professor Castroconde at (mcastrocond@ivc.edu.

MUS 1H - The Basics of Music Honors
Units: 3
This honors course is a study of the basic principles and structures of music including rhythm and pitch notation, diatonic scales, key signatures, intervals, diatonic chords, music reading, writing, and sight singing. Songwriting is included as honors course enrichment. Credit earned in either MUS 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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8:00AM - 9:15

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location_onA 309

D. LUZKO

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

MUS 20H - Music Appreciation Honors
Units: 3
Introduces skills for listening to music, focusing on the Euro-Western classical traditions. May require attendance at live concerts. Students in this Honors course will write a term paper on a genre or composer discussed in class. Credit earned in MUS 20 or 20H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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11:00AM - 12:15

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location_onPAC 144

M. TRESLER

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

PS 1H - American Government Honors
Units: 3
Introduces students to the theory and practice of policy making and government at the national, state and local levels. PS 1 Honors requires a greater degree of student participation and involvement and a research paper on a topic of individual interest. Credit in either PS 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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8:00AM - 9:15

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location_onBSTIC 219

T. FAHIMI

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

PS 14H - International Relations Honors
Units: 3
Explores the major theoretical explanations of conflict, cooperation, economic growth and redistribution in international affairs. Requires a greater degree of student participation and involvement and a research paper on a topic of individual interest. Credit earned in either PS 14 or 14H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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9:00AM - 11:50

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location_onBSTIC 219

J. KIL

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

PSYC 1H - Introduction to Psychology Honors
Units: 3
An honors level introduction to the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology. Credit for either PSYC 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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9:30AM - 10:45

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location_onBSTIC 115

M. CASSENS

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

PSYC 13H - Psychology of Reasoning and Problem Solving-Honors
Studies the nature of critical thinking, models and strategies of reasoning and problem solving, and the application of critical thinking skills to complex issues of everyday life. Honors course includes training in the use of the scientific method, extensive research, and the presentation of findings. Credit earned in either PSYC 13 or 13H, but not bo
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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9:30AM - 10:45

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location_onB 116

M. CASSENS

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

SPAN 1H - Beginning Spanish 1 Honors
Units: 5
Designed to develop the fundamentals of communicating in Spanish. Grammar instruction enhances reading comprehension and writing accuracy. Active participation in classroom oral activities. Expanded assignments augment writing skills and knowledge of Hispanic culture. Field trip required. Taught in Spanish. Credit earned in either SPAN 1 or 1H, not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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11:00AM - 1:15

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location_onB 104

M. JULIAN

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

TA 25H - Great Plays: Primitive to Renaissance Honors
Units: 3
This honors course studies the great playwrights of Greece, Rome, and medieval and Renaissance Europe. Student writing assignments are more rigorous than in the non-honors course. Topics covered in more depth may include acting, Shakespeare or stagecraft. Field trips may be required. Credit in either TA 25 or 25H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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9:30AM - 10:45

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location_onPAC 111

D. FORMANECK

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

WR 1H - College Writing I Honors
An intensive introductory course in college composition, concentrating on analysis and interpretation of diverse texts. The course is enriched through extensive, rigorous reading, writing, and research assignments. Credit for WR 1 or 1H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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5:00PM - 6:50

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location_onB 109

V. SHANK

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

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1:00PM - 2:50

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location_onA 210

K. RYALS

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program course. Enrollment is open through the regular registration process to all students who have completed any relevant course prerequisites. For more information about the course, email the instructor. For information about the Honors Program, e-mail honorsprogram@ivc.edu, or call (949) 451-5300.

WR 2H - College Writing 2: Critical Thinking/Writing Honors
A second-semester honors course in academic essay writing, concentrating on critical analysis, reasoning, argumentation, evaluation, research and presentation of results. The course is enriched through extensive reading and research assignments and a presentation. Credit in either WR 2 or 2H, but not both.
eventFull term: 8/18/2014 to 12/20/2014

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12:00PM - 1:50

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location_onB 116

L. LONG

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program section. This class is NOT full, but enrollment is currently restricted to Honors Program members, who must apply to the Honors Program Office for an APC code. Other students interested in enrolling may attend the first day of class and follow the petition process. Contact honorsprogram@ivc.edu for more information.

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11:00AM - 12:50

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location_onB 116

L. LONG

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descriptionThis is an Honors Program section. This class is NOT full, but enrollment is currently restricted to Honors Program members, who must apply to the Honors Program Office for an APC code. Other students interested in enrolling may attend the first day of class and follow the petition process. Contact honorsprogram@ivc.edu for more information.