Courses

AFLS 1023H. Bumpers College Honors Program Perspectives (Fa). 3 Hours.

This course is intended to meet the requirements of UNIV 1001 and provide Bumpers College Honors students with an overview of the Honors Program as well as provide insight into research and creative project development and expectations. Pre- or Corequisite: Honors standing.

This course is equivalent to AFLS 1011.

AFLS 1600. Undergraduate Research Assistant (Sp, Su, Fa). 0 Hours.

Undergraduate research.

AFLS 2600. Undergraduate Research Assistant (Sp, Su, Fa). 0 Hours.

Undergraduate research.

AFLS 3131H. Honors Management and Leadership (Irregular). 1 Hour.

Leadership styles and principles and organizational systems as they relate to professional situations. Recitation 3 hours per week for the first 5 weeks of the semester. Prerequisite: Junior standing.

AFLS 3413H. Honors Proposal Development (Sp). 3 Hours.

This course offers a synthesis level learning opportunity. Course will include creative process, ethics, proposal writing, literature review, experimental design, scientific theory and methods, data collection, statistics, budget, and summary. Students will draw on their background and presentations to create written proposals. Prerequisite: Sophomore, junior or senior standing.

AFLS 3512H. Honors Rotations in Agricultural Laboratory Research (Sp). 2 Hours.

A laboratory course to introduce students to current laboratory research techniques used in agricultural and life sciences. Hands-on laboratory exercises will emphasize current cellular and molecular research techniques, laboratory notebook keeping, data interpretation, and presentation of results. 4 hours per week. Prerequisite: BIOL 1543 or equivalent.

AFLS 3600. Undergraduate Research Assistant (Sp, Su, Fa). 0 Hours.

Undergraduate research.

AFLS 3993. Professional Growth and Critical Career Skills (Fa). 3 Hours.

The MERIT Profile will be utilized to identify students behavioral and character profiles so they may "know themselves" based upon strengths and tendencies. Throughout the term, students will be engaged in topics to help them identify their core values and strengths and develop their weaknesses. Course topics will include; adjusting to mistakes, cast off the negatives, verifying your values, scheduling priorities, building character, framing decisions/choices, personal improvement plans, and more. Upon course completion students should be able to utilize personal leadership approaches, strategic thinking and behavior, critical thinking and problem identification techniques and verbal and written communication to effectively convey their suitability specific feasible careers.Prerequisite: Junior standing.

AFLS 400VH. Honors Thesis (Sp, Su, Fa). 1-6 Hour.

May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

AFLS 401V. Special Topics in AFLS (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

Studies of selected topics not covered in other courses. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

AFLS 401VH. Honors Special Topics (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

Studies of selected topics not covered in other courses. Must be in the Honors program to register for this course. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

AFLS 403V. Special Problems (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

Individual study or research for advanced undergraduates. Corequisite: Instructor consent. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

AFLS 403VH. Honors Special Problems (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

Individual study or research for advanced undergraduates. Corequisite: Instructor consent and honors standing. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

AFLS 4431H. Honors Exploring Ethics (Fa). 1 Hour.

Exploring issues relevant to human deeds in plants, animals, and environment. Issues to be addressed include the sanctity of life issues, their role of mass media in the modern world and the responsibility of individuals as professionals. Recitation 3 hours per week for the second 5 weeks of the semester.

AFLS 4600. Undergraduate Research Assistant (Sp, Su, Fa). 0 Hours.

Undergraduate research.

AFLS 501V. Special Topics (Irregular). 1-3 Hour.

Studies of selected topics not covered in other courses. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.