University of Washington Honors Program

Course for Summer 2021

* Add codes are placed on all courses one week after the first day of the quarter. If you need an add code, please email the course instructor for permission, and once approved, forward the confirmation from your instructor to uwhonors@uw.edu. We will be in touch with registration details as soon as possible.

H-Arts & Humanities (0)

H-Science (1)

Science courses may only count for your H-Science requirement or your Additional Any requirement. For students completing the 2015 core curriculum, any course without the “HONORS” prefix may only count for your Additional Any requirement. You will earn Areas of Knowledge credit as indicated in the parentheses after each course title.

HONORS-prefix courses

HONORS 220 B: Wilderness in the Anthropocene

HONORS 220 B: Wilderness in the Anthropocene (NW, W)

SLN 14409 (View UW registration info »)

Timothy Billo (Program on the Environment)
Phone: 206-407-4056
Email: timbillo@uw.edu

Credits: 5
Limit: 5 students

Honors Credit Type

$350 additional course fee req’d
Fee purpose: Field trip
Add Code required
No Freshmen,Sophmrs Period 1 (4/12/2021-5/19/2021)
REQUIRES FACULTY APPROVAL
TIMBILLO@UW.EDU
BACKPACKING TRIP TO OLYMPIC
NATIONAL PARK (DATES TO COME)
SOME ASSIGNMENTS MUST BE COMPLETED
BOTH BEFORE AND AFTER TRIP.

Explores the ways in which landscapes change over time while considering wilderness as a space and an idea. Who benefits and who is marginalized from wilderness? How does wilderness serve humans ecologically and psychologically? How and by whom should wilderness be managed for equitable, ethical, and sustainable outcomes for nature and people? Includes pre-trip readings, lecture, and discussion, up to two weeks in field, and post-trip writing.

 

Check out the course’s blog from 2019 here: https://sites.uw.edu/uwenvir495c2019/2019/07/16/&source=gmail&ust=1619539423724000&usg=AFQjCNGkUd0Fry1itUp9OF2bSYPfGrm0EQ”>https://sites.uw.edu/uwenvir495c2019/2019/07/16/

 

H-Social Sciences (0)

H-Interdisciplinary (0)

HONORS 100/496 (0)

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