Jun 01, 2020  
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

GNHN 2203 - Honors: Science in the 21st Century

4 credit hour(s)

Prerequisite: Department Approval
Students will investigate the fundamental elements of the scientific method and scientific inquiry in one or more of the basic sciences such as biology, chemistry, physics, geology or astronomy.  Students will examine the role of the sciences in society and culture and the interdisciplinary nature of scientific inquiry and reasoning.  The theme of the course and specific topics of investigation will vary, allowing for diverse perspectives and approaches over time.  This class includes a laboratory component to provide students with valuable hands-on and field experience.

In order to be eligible for this course, a student must:

  • meet the specified prerequisites and
  • have passed ENG 1101 or ENG 1101P with a grade of B or better and
  • either have a GPA of 3.2 or higher after 9 semester hours or be a graduate of a high school honors program

Invitations to the Honors program are sent out prior to registration each semester.