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Honors Program Courses

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This course information is derived from the Online Course Catalog, which is under development. The information may not be accurate and is provided only as a convenience. Please consult the print or PDF version of the Course Catalog for all official course information.

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4 sem. hrs. Prereq.: Membership in the honors program. Explores the way in which science is advanced, argued about, and celebrated in two Victorian novels. Elizabeth Gaskell's Wives and Daughters looks at the idea of the scientific gentleman and the way in which scientific endeavor is linked to political advancement and romantic attachment. In Charles Dickens's Bleak House we see the beginnings of a concern for public health. Students will carry out field- and laboratorybased experiments.
Hager and Lopilato.

Course details

  • Course number: HON-304
  • Credits: 4.00
  • Academic Level: Undergraduate
  • Currently Offered: Yes
  • Course Type: Lecture


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