荣誉项目

无瑕族荣誉计划

生活了. 生活经验丰富.

如果您正在寻求个人, 知识, and social challenge and a distinguishing feature on your résumé, 印第安纳大学荣誉课程将提高你的本科经历和毕业后的前景.

为什么加入印第安纳大学荣誉课程?

  • 体验选择独特的课程和研讨会,在一个小的部分深入参与主题, 多学科设置
  • Engage with the community in co-curricular and service learning events and projects
  • 与来自不同专业和学科的学生和教师建立友谊和工作关系
  • Priority registration for classes every semester
  • 荣誉顾问, 包括实习和研究生院申请的额外推荐信
  • Honors committee certificates of achievement awarded at spring honors convocation
  • Honors courses and 荣誉项目 completion identified on student transcripts
  • Commencement program recognition for seniors who completed the 荣誉项目

Those are good reasons, but our students’ own words put it best.

我作为一名优等生的时间让我扩展到其他学科,成为一名全面发展的学生. 我的课程让我能够探索我在其他情况下无法探索的主题,并让我接触到许多新思想. 如果你喜欢学习,你将有一个伟大的时间成为印第安纳大学荣誉社区的一部分!

艾玛·比肖夫'21

As a student who came into my undergraduate experience with plans to attend law school, 我知道我需要找到一所学校,教会我如何批判性地思考和有效地研究. 荣誉课程为我提供了利用我在课堂上学习的研究策略来研究我真正感兴趣的主题的机会. 我觉得我准备好上法学院了.

凯特琳·帕特森' 20

企业管理与会计

无瑕塔大学荣誉课程体现并促进了无瑕塔教育的最高理想. Inspired by the IHM charism and the University mission, the 荣誉项目 offers a dynamic education focused on the theme “生活了, 生活经验丰富.” Grounded in the tradition of the liberal arts, the 荣誉项目 cultivates examination of the experience of personhood and community; develops creative, 独立的, 至关重要的, and responsive thinking; nurtures leadership and service for the common good; fosters cross-cultural dialogue and awareness; and facilitates a community dedicated to multi-disciplinary scholarship. 荣誉课程在以同伴支持和充满活力的社会互动为标志的学习社区的背景下追求这些目标.

荣誉项目成果

Through study in the College of Undergraduate Studies 荣誉项目, students will:

  • 展示对人文传统中的关键文本和思想的理解,这些文本和思想在以下学科中阐明了人格和社区:历史, 文学. Philosophy, Theology and Social Sciences
  • 展示识别、澄清和解决智力、道德和社会问题的能力
  • Design and conduct high-quality research using multi-disciplinary methods
  • Communicate effectively through oral, visual, digital, and written modes/formats
  • Collaborate productively with others in the achievement of a shared goal
  • Demonstrate an understanding of interdependence between local and global communities

会员

大一新生: 荣誉课程的邀请扩展到满足以下至少两项标准的高中生:

  • SAT成绩1160分或以上;
  • 高中GPA 3分.50元或等值
  • 高中前20%的学生

Students whose high school GPA falls slightly under 3.5名学生可以自我提名并向荣誉项目委员会申请进入该项目.

First semester freshmen and second semester freshmen: First semester freshmen and second semester freshmen谁得了3分.5累计绩点 will also be invited into the program. 希望参加荣誉课程,但累计GPA略低于3分的学生.5名学生可以自我提名,并向荣誉项目委员会提出正式申请.

转学: 邀请范围扩展到完成24个学分,平均绩点为3的大一和大二的转学生.50. 修满少于24个大学学分的学生必须符合与首次申请新生相同的标准. 在其他机构完成的荣誉课程(平均成绩至少B)将被接受为Immaculata荣誉课程的学分.

Transfer Students (entering IU with an advanced number of credits): 在大三转入Immaculata的学生,几乎没有机会完成正式的荣誉课程,将被邀请参加荣誉大会, 会员荣誉计划. 会员 in the 国会荣誉 gives students access to all honors courses, 项目, extra- and co-curricular activities, and priority registration for classes.

Requirements for 完成荣誉课程

The 荣誉项目 requires the completion of 18 credits:

  • FYE 110: Honors First Year Experience (3 cr.)
  • ENG 117:荣誉组成(3cr.)
  • ENG 299: Advanced Composition (3 cr.)*
  • HON 401:荣誉研讨会(3cr.)**

Two Honors electives, selected from core or major requirements (6 cr.)***

*An additional Honors elective can be substituted for ENG 299, at the discretion of the 荣誉项目 Director

**HON 401要求完成一个指导研究项目,并在随后的公共学术论坛(通常是SEPCHE荣誉会议)上展示该研究. 如果学生在第三或第四年的秋季无法完成HON 401课程, the requirement can be satisfied by HON 400, an 独立的 research project completed in coordination with a faculty advisor. The research presentation requirement from HON 401 applies to HON 400 as well.

***特殊情况下, 学生生成荣誉选项(SGHO)可以允许学生在核心课程或专业要求的课程中进行指导研究. 在课程导师的支持下进行协调,并得到荣誉小组委员会的批准, SGHO允许学生在更大的课程框架内进行更深入的学习. Students seeking to fulfill an honors course requirement through an SGHO are required, in the semester immediately prior to taking the course for an SGHO option, 咨询课程导师并为指导研究制定摘要/建议(详情请联系荣誉项目主任). SGHO摘要必须在相关学期前至少四周提交给荣誉计划小组委员会进行审查和决定. This option is available only to Junior/Senior 荣誉项目 students, and each 荣誉项目 student may complete only one SGHO.

下表提供了如何在三年内完成该计划的建议顺序. 然而,个人的日程安排需求和课程提供有时会改变顺序. 学生可以在三年内完成课程,也可以延长到第四年.

  • 第一年(9学分)
    • 秋季:ENG 117, FYE 110
    • 春季:ENG 299或HON选修课
  • 第二学年(6学分)
    • 秋季:HON选修课
    • 春季:ENG 299或HON选修课
  • 第三年(3学分)
    • 秋季:HON 401

All honors courses are identified on student transcripts.

四年级荣誉课程: Many students will complete the honors program by the end of junior year; therefore, the fourth year provides ample time to complete off-campus study 项目, 学生教学, 高级研讨会论文, 等. 然而, if students have not completed the honors program during their junior year, they can continue their honors courses in senior year

国会荣誉

Requirements for inclusion in the 国会荣誉: Earned cumulative 3.5 GPA and submission of a formal application to the 荣誉项目 Subcommittee.

正式的感应

正式进入荣誉项目和荣誉大会将在Immaculata的年度CUS荣誉项目期间举行.

Maintaining 荣誉项目 会员

荣誉项目的学生和荣誉大会成员被要求保持3分.5累计绩点.

Students are free to withdraw from the 荣誉项目 if the need arises. A student will be put on probation if his/her GPA falls below a 3.5. 缓刑将由本科学院院长与荣誉项目委员会根据具体情况解除. To receive recognition of 荣誉项目 completion on the transcript, Honors students must graduate with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater; if a student falls below that GPA but has earned a GPA of 3.5 or greater in Honors program courses, the 荣誉项目 Committee may approve an exception on a case-by-case basis.

近期荣誉课程

Course descriptions can be found in the department listed after the course title. Courses are changed or added periodically.

Sample courses previously approved and offered include:

  • CCS 335 HON:全球研究
  • COM 211 HON:媒体与爱
  • COM 338 HON: Political Communication
  • ECO 313 HON: The Great Economic Debate
  • EDU 291 HON:学校与社会
  • 英216 HON:世界文学
  • ENG 330 HON: Twisted Sisters: Brontës
  • FNU 213 HON: Current Issues in Nutrition
  • HIST 214 HON:难民
  • HIST 300/PSY 300 HON:大屠杀
  • 数学223 HON:上帝,宇宙, & 数学
  • MUS 300 HON: Women in the Performing Arts
  • PHI 314 HON:亚洲思想
  • PHI 341 HON:神话和逻各斯
  • PSY 327 HON:积极心理学
  • SOC 360 HON:文化和性别
  • THE 332 HON: Christian Faith and Economic Life
  • 第336名:信仰和文化

完成荣誉课程

Upon successful completion of the honors program requirements:

  • 学生在春季荣誉典礼上被认可并获得成就证书;
  • Students benefit from priority registration in spring and fall semesters;
  • HON is listed before course numbers on student transcripts;
  • 荣誉课程或荣誉大会的完成记录在学生的成绩单上.

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