Summer Programs for High School Students

Summer Honors Intensive

Highly motivated high school students who are seeking a rigorous academic experience are encouraged to take two courses per session. Over the course of the 10-week summer, you will have the opportunity to enroll in up to four college courses, earning up to 12 college credits (a full semester at most universities). Those who complete two courses in a session will receive a Summer Honors Intensive Certificate upon completing their studies. See below for the Summer Honors Intensive courses that will be offered in 2016.

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Urban Anthropology ANTH-280-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Intens 1st Lv Mod Stnd Arab II ARAB-012-20

Credits: 6
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM
  • Tue 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM
  • Wed 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM
  • Thu 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM
  • Fri 8:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Requires the successful completion of ARAB-011 or permission of instructor. There is no pass/option for this course. Please contact the Summer and Special Programs Office at (202) 687-8200 for more information. Visiting students must take a placement test prior to registering for this course.

Drawing I:Visual Language ARTS-110-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Studio
Day and Time
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
 
Studio
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Students are required to work on their studio projects one hour outside of class for every hour scheduled in class.

Computer Science I COSC-051-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Computer Science I COSC-051-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Tue 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Wed 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Thu 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Computer Science II COSC-052-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Econ Principles Micro ECON-001-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Econ Principles Macro ECON-002-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Science Fiction & Fantasy ENGL-234-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Detective Fiction & Film ENGL-235-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Experimental Filmmaking FMST-246-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Seminar
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Introductory French II FREN-002-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Fri 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Intro Germ I: Exper Germany GERM-001-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

US Political Systems GOVT-020-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This course has been renumbered, effective Fall 2014. A student who earned credit for GOVt 008 US Political Systems in a piror term should not ernoll and cannot earn credit in this course.

International Relations GOVT-060-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Tue 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Wed 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Thu 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

This course has been renumbered, effective Fall 2014. A student who earned credit in GOVT 006 International Relations in a prior term should not enroll and cannot earn credit in this class.

Elements of Political Theory GOVT-080-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

This course has been renumbered, effective Fall 2014. A student who has earned credit in GOVT 117 Elements of Political Theory should not enroll and cannot earn credit in this class.

Atlantic World HIST-106-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Fri 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

The core requirement in History for COLLEGE students is as follows: 1 HIST Focus course: HIST 099, any section. 1 introductory History survey: 007, 008, 106, 107, 111, 112, 128, 129, 158, 159, 160, or 161. Note that students who receive AP or IB credit for History CANNOT take HIST 007, 008, or 099 for credit. Until Fall 2014 HIST 106 used to be one of the options within HIST 007; if you took HIST 007 Intro Early Hist: Atlantic World, you should not take HIST 106.

Middle East I HIST-160-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Fri 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM

The core requirement in History for COLLEGE students is as follows: 1 HIST Focus course: HIST 099, any section. 1 introductory History survey: 007, 008, 106, 107, 111, 112, 128, 129, 158, 159, 160, or 161. Note that students who receive AP or IB credit for History CANNOT take HIST 007, 008, or 099 for credit.

Middle East II HIST-161-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
  • Tue 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
  • Wed 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
  • Thu 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
  • Fri 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM

The core requirement in History for COLLEGE students is as follows: 1 HIST Focus course: HIST 099, any section. 1 introductory History survey: 007, 008, 106, 107, 111, 112, 128, 129, 158, 159, 160, or 161. Note that students who receive AP or IB credit for History CANNOT take HIST 007, 008, or 099 for credit.

Principles of Marketing MARK-220-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Tue 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Wed 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Thu 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Fri 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
 
Lecture
  • Mon 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Tue 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Wed 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Thu 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Fri 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Intro to Ethics PHIL-010-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Tue 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Wed 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
  • Thu 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Introduction to Sociology SOCI-001-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Intensive Intermediate Spanish SPAN-032-20

Credits: 6
Main Second Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Tue 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Wed 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Thu 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Fri 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Visiting students must take a placement test prior to registering for this course. Please contact the Summer and Special Programs Office at (202) 687-8700 for more information.

The Problem of God THEO-001-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Lecture
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Acting I TPST-120-20

Credits: 3
Main Second Session
Studio
Day and Time
  • Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Students must attend classes the first week. Course will meet in the Davis Devine Theatre.

Gender, Race, and Feminism WGST-238-10

Credits: 3
Main First Session
Seminar
Day and Time
  • Mon 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Thu 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Summer Honors Intensive

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