荣誉项目

Immaculata荣誉项目

生活了. 生活经验丰富.

如果你正在寻找一个私人的, 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验和你的毕业后的前景.

为什么加入印第安纳大学荣誉项目?

  • 体验精选的独特课程和研讨会,深入探讨小范围内的主题, 多学科设置
  • Engage with the community in co-curricular and service learning events and projects
  • 与各个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, 包括实习和研究生申请的附加推荐信
  • 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.

我作为优等生的经历让我能够拓展到其他学科,成为一个全面发展的学生. 我的课程让我能够探索我本来无法探索的主题,并让我接触到许多新思想. 如果你喜欢学习,你会有一个伟大的时间成为印第安纳大学荣誉社区的一部分!

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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能教会我如何进行批判性思考和有效研究的学校. 荣誉项目为我提供了利用我在课堂上学到的研究策略来调查我真正感兴趣的话题的机会. 我觉得我已经为法学院做好了准备.

凯特琳·帕特森20

Business Management and Accounting

完美大学荣誉计划体现和促进完美教育的最高理想. 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. 荣誉项目追求这些目标在一个学习社区的背景下,由同伴支持和充满活力的社会互动.

荣誉计划的结果

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

  • 展示对文科传统内的关键文本和思想的理解,在以下学科中阐明个人和社区:历史, 文学. Philosophy, Theology and Social Sciences
  • 具有识别、澄清和解决智力、伦理和社会问题的能力
  • 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: 符合以下至少两项标准的高中生可以获得荣誉课程的邀请:

  • SAT成绩达到或超过1160分;
  • 高中GPA 3.50或同等
  • 高中班级前20%

Students whose high school GPA falls slightly under 3.5可自行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累积平均绩点 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可自行提名并向荣誉项目委员会正式申请进入该项目.

转学: 邀请完成24个学分且GPA为3的大一和大二转学学生.50. 完成少于24个大学学分的学生必须满足与首次申请大学新生相同的标准. 在其他院校完成的荣誉课程(平均成绩不低于B)将被认可为完美荣誉课程的学分.

Transfer Students (entering IU with an advanced number of credits): 在三年级转学到Immaculata的学生几乎没有机会完成正式的荣誉课程,他们将被邀请进入荣誉大会, 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.)
  • 英语117:荣誉作文(3cr.)
  • ENG 299: Advanced Composition (3 cr.)*
  • 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要求完成一项指导研究项目,并在随后的公开学术论坛(通常为SEPCHE荣誉会议)上陈述该研究。. 学生不能在第三或第四学年秋季完成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.

* * *在特殊情况下, 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,获得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,并为指导研究制定一份摘要/提案(详情请联系荣誉项目主任). SGHO摘要必须在学期开始前至少4周提交荣誉项目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的时间内完成该项目的建议顺序. 然而,个别的日程安排需求和课程提供有时会改变顺序. 可以在三年内完成课程,也可以延长到第四年.

  • 一年级(9学分)
    • 秋季:ENG 117, FYE 110
    • 春季:ENG 299或HON选修课
  • 二年级(6学分)
    • 秋天:鸿选修
    • 春季:ENG 299或HON选修课
  • 第三学年(3学分)
    • 秋天:亲爱的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

正式进入荣誉计划和荣誉大会将在Immaculata的年度CUS荣誉计划期间进行.

Maintaining 荣誉项目 会员

荣誉课程的学生和荣誉大会成员必须保持3分.5累积平均绩点.

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和荣誉计划委员会根据具体情况取消. 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.

最近的荣誉课程

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
  • 传媒与爱
  • COM 338 HON: Political Communication
  • ECO 313 HON: The Great Economic Debate
  • EDU 291 HON:学校与社会
  • 英文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: The Holocaust
  • 上帝,宇宙, & 数学
  • MUS 300 HON: Women in the Performing Arts
  • PHI 314 HON:亚洲思想
  • PHI 341 HON:神话与Logos
  • PSY 327 HON:积极心理学
  • 文化与性别
  • THE 332 HON: Christian Faith and Economic Life
  • 信仰与文化

完成荣誉课程

Upon successful completion of the honors program requirements:

  • 在春季荣誉典礼上,学生们会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;
  • 完成荣誉课程或荣誉大会将记录在学生的成绩单上.

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