General Education Honors Program

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General Education Honors Program

Program Description

The University Honors Program in General Education offers high achieving CSU Northridge students a diverse, enriched academic experience in General Education that promotes the fullest development of your academic potential.

As a General Education Honors student, you enroll in special sections of GE courses taught by outstanding Northridge faculty. GE Honors Courses are engaging, challenging and fun. They satisfy required areas of the University's General Education Program - and for each GE Honors course you complete, you receive a special designation on your transcript. In addition, if you meet certain requirements, you will be awarded a General Education Honors Certificate at the time of graduation.

Director: Dr. Beth Wightman

Office Hours: Dr. Wightman has drop-in hours on Tuesdays, from 11 AM to 2 PM in Sierra Tower, room 731. To make an appointment, please e-mail her at .

Program Assistant: Karissa Masmela

Please note: For currently accepted/enrolled GE Honors students, permission numbers are not necessary to enroll in HON courses.

FALL 2016 Schedule

CourseTitleTimeClass #GE Section
COMP 100 HONComputers: Their Impact & UseMW 11:00 AM-12:15 


Lifelong Learning
RS 150 HONWorld ReligionsMW 2:00 PM-3:15


Comparative Cultural Studies
PHIL 200 HONCritical Reasoning
MW 2:00 PM-3:15


Basic Skills (Critical Thinking)



Approaches to University WritingTR 2:00-3:15 PM


Basic Skills (Analytical Reading + Writing)
ENGL 115 HONApproaches to University WritingMW 9:30-10:45 PM


Basic Skills (Analytical Reading + Writing)

ENGL 115 HONApproaches to University WritingMW 9:30-10:45 PM


Basic Skills (Analytical Reading + Writing)

UNIV 100 HONFreshmen SeminarMW 9:30 AM-10:45 


Lifelong Learning
UNIV 100 HONFreshmen SeminarMW 11:00 AM-12:15 


Lifelong Learning


Freshmen SeminarTR 12:30-1:45 PM


Lifelong Learning
ANTH 319 HON World Prehistory MW 11:00 AM- 12:15 19898 

Social Sciences 


HIST 370 HONProblems in American History to 1865TR 12:30- 1:45 PM19540

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