HONORS 135 - Ideas in Honors
Fall 2020, Section 005 - Remembering 9/11: A Multidisciplinary Exploration of the Day that Changed the United States of America
Instruction Mode: Section 005 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Honors Program (HONORS)
Department: LSA Honors
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Details

Credits:
1
Other:
Honors, Minicourse
Waitlist Capacity:
25
Class Misc Info:
Meets 09/25/20 - 11/20/20. (Drop/Add deadline=10/08/20.).
Advisory Prerequisites:
First-year standing in the Honors Program.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Instructor:

Description

This course will be using different mediums (speeches, articles, images, documentary, and graphic novel) to explore how the September 11 attacks are remembered and taught to those born around and after September 11, 2001. After exploring the sociopolitical and social consequences of the attacks, we will delve into questions about cultural memory and the power of memory itself. This will establish the foundation for the latter part of our course where we will think critically about how we, as students in a post 9/11 world, have learned about 9/11 while also considering new ways in which we can contemplate the complexities of this event. While we will continue to honor the tragedy of the September 11 attacks, this course will push students to think dynamically about the differences between remembrance and education.

Course Requirements:

Attend class weekly, complete brief assignments, and participate in our online and in-class discussions.

Intended Audience:

Honors students in their first year at the University of Michigan

Schedule

HONORS 135 - Ideas in Honors
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
18294
Open
1
1LSA Hnrs Y1
-
Tu 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/22 through 11/17.
002 (SEM)
 In Person
16965
Closed
0
2LSA Hnrs Y1
-
W 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes.This section meets 9/23 through 11/18.
003 (SEM)
 In Person
17423
Open
2
4LSA Hnrs Y1
-
Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes.This section meets 9/22 through 11/17.
004 (SEM)
 In Person
22910
Closed
0
 
-
M 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes.This section meets 9/21 through 11/16.
005 (SEM)
 In Person
17934
Open
2
2LSA Hnrs Y1
-
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes.This section meets 9/25 through 11/20.

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