General Education Honors Program

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    GE Honors Program

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.

DirectorDr. Beth Wightman

Office Hours: Wednesdays, 11:00-2:00 PM & by appointment in Sierra Tower 731.

Program Assistant: Liam McConville

Office Hours: Thursdays, 12:30-3:30 PM & by appointment in University Hall 215. 

Please note: For currently accepted/enrolled GE Honors students, permission numbers are not necessary to enroll in HON courses. For incoming GE Honors students, and in emergency situations, please email Liam McConville to request permission numbers.

GE Honors Presidential Scholars

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Wightman and GE Honors Presidential Scholars, May 2014. From left, Sean Leverance, Tania Benjamin, Alina Valdez, Harmanpreet Panesar, Ram Wolman, Cynthya Morales, Dr. Wightman.

Preliminary Spring 2015 Schedule

CourseTitleTimeClass #GE Section
TH111 HON
Actors & Acting
MW 9:30-10:45 AM

11465

Arts & Humanities 
COMS 151HON/HL
Fundamentals of Public Speaking & Lab
MW 9:30-10:45 AM

10850
10851

Basic Skills (Oral Communication)
COMS 151HON/HLFundamentals of Public Speaking & Lab
TTh 9:30-10:45 AM

11345
11346

Basic Skills (Oral Communication)
PHIL 200HON
Critical Reasoning
MW 11:00-12:15 PM

14278

Basic Skills (Critical Thinking)
CADV 310HON
Developmental Impacts of Abuse & Neglect
F 8:00-10:45 AM

18651

Lifelong Learning + IC
HIST 370HON
Problems in American History to 1865
TTH 12:30-1:45 PM

19175

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