Research-Intensive Course List

Please visit this page to learn more about Research-Intensive Courses at the University of Utah or to submit or update your unit’s Research-Intensive Courses.

College of Architecture + Planning

City & Metropolitan Planning*

  • CMP 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Architecture*

  • ARCH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Multi-Disciplinary Design*

  • DES 4999 Honors Thesis Project

School of Business

Accounting*

  • ACCTG 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Entrepreneurship & Strategy*

  • ENTP 4999 Entrepreneurship Honors Thesis/Project

Finance

  • FINAN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • FINAN 5880 Honors Student Investment Fund

Management*

  • MGT 4999 Management Honors Thesis/Project

Marketing*

  • MKTG 4999 Marketing Honors Thesis/Project

Operations & Information Systems*

  • IS 4999 IS Honors Thesis Project

School for Cultural and Social Transformation

Ethnic Studies*

  • ETHNC 4999  – Honors Thesis/Project

Gender Studies*

  • GNDR 4999 – Honors Thesis/Project

College of Education

Educational Psychology*

  • ED PS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Special Education

  • SP ED 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Urban Institute for Teacher Education

  • EDU 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • EDU 5491 Professional Development & Teacher Research

College of Engineering

Bioengineering

  • BIOEN 3801 bioDesign I
  • BIOEN 4200 BIOEN Research
  • BIOEN 4201 Thesis Writing & Communications I
  • BIOEN 4202 Thesis Writing & Communications II
  • BIOEN 4801 bioDesign II
  • BIOEN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Chemical Engineering*

  • CH EN 4999 Honors Thesis Research Project

Civil & Environmental Engineering*

  • CVEEN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Computer Science*

  • CS 4999 Computer Science Honors Thesis/Project

Electrical & Computer Engineering*

  • ECE 4998 Senior Honors Thesis I
  • ECE 4999 Senior Honors Thesis II

Materials Science & Engineering

  • MSE 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • MSE 5098 Senior Design
  • MSE 5099 Senior Thesis

Mechanical Engineering*

  • ME EN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

College of Fine Arts

Art & Art History

  • ARTH 4095 Seminar in Chinese Art
  • ARTH 4195 Seminar in Medieval Books and Production Practices
  • ARTH 4290 Seminar in Renaissance and Baroque Art
  • ARTH 4390 Seminar in Visual Studies
  • ARTH 4495 Seminar in Modern and Contemporary Art
  • ARTH 4590 Seminar in Latin American Art
  • ARTH 4985 Honors Seminar in Art History
  • ARTH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • ART 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Dance*

  • BALLE 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • DANC 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Film & Media Arts*

  • FILM 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Music

  • MUSC 4565 Special Topics in Music Theory for Undergraduates
  • MUSC 4870 Special Topics in Music History
  • MUSC 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Theatre

  • THEA 3910 PADP Individual Set Project I
  • THEA 3911 PADP Individual Lighting Project I
  • THEA 3912 PADP Individual Stage Management Projects I
  • THEA 3913 PADP Individual Tech Project I
  • THEA 3914 PADP Individual Costume Project I
  • THEA 3915 PADP Individual Sound Project I
  • THEA 3916 PADP MakeUP Project I
  • THEA 3920 Beginning Individual Performance Projects I
  • THEA 4335 Honors Dramaturgy
  • THEA 4910 PADP Individual Set Project II
  • THEA 4911 PADP Individual Lighting Project II
  • THEA 4912 PADP Indiv Stage Management Project II
  • THEA 4913 PADP Individual Tech Project II
  • THEA 4914 PADP Individual Costume Project II
  • THEA 4915 PADP Individual Sound Project II
  • THEA 4916 PADP MakeUP Project II
  • THEA 4919 Individual Performance Projects
  • THEA 4950 Individual Stage Management Projects
  • THEA 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • THEA 5900 Individual Projects in Secondary School Play Directing

College of Health

Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • CSD 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Health, Kinesiology and Recreation

  • H EDU 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • H EDU 5900-001 Research Practicum (Research Associate Program, Division of Emergency Medicine)
  • KINES 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • PRT 4999 Honors Thesis in PRT

Nutrition and Integrative Physiology*

Occupational and Recreational Therapies*

  • OC TH 4999 Honors Thesis in Occupational Therapy

Physical Therapy and Athletic Training*

Honors College

  • HONOR 3200 Research University
  • HONOR 3700 Praxis Labs (topics vary)
  • HONOR 3850 Novel Writing Workshop
  • HONOR 4999 Honors Thesis

College of Humanities

Asian Studies*

  • ASTP 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Communication

  • COMM 4910 Independent Honors Study
  • COMM 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • COMM 5555 Documentary Photography
  • COMM 5560 Video Production III: Documentary
  • COMM 5710 Communication Research
  • COMM 5880 Seminar: Organizational Communication

English*

  • ENGL 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

History*

  • HIST 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Latin American Studies*

  • LAS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Linguistics

  • LING 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Middle East Studies*

  • MID E 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Philosophy*

  • PHIL 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

World Languages & Cultures

  • CLCS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • ARAB 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • CHIN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • FRNCH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • GERM 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • GREEK 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • HEBR 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • ITAL 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • JAPAN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • KOREA 4999 Honors/Thesis Project
  • LATIN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • PERS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • PTGSE 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • RUSS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • SPAN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • TURK 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Writing and Rhetoric Studies

  • WRTG 3705 Rhetoric, Science, and Technology
  • WRTG 3830 Research in Professional Communication
  • WRTG 4060 Writing and the Public Sphere
  • WRTG 4830 Usability Testing
  • WRTG 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • WRTG 5770 Research in Rhetoric and Writing

School of Medicine

Radiology & Imaging Sciences

  • RDLGY 4999 Undergraduate Independent Radiology Research

College of Mines & Earth Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences*

  • ATMOS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Geology and Geophysics*

  • GEO 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Metallurgical Engineering*

  • MET E 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Mining Engineering*

  • MG EN 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

College of Nursing*

  • NURS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

College of Science

Biological Sciences*

  • BIOL 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Chemistry

  • CHEM 4800 Undergraduate Research
  • CHEM 4801 Honors Undergraduate Research
  • CHEM 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • CHEM 5710 Advanced Organic Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM 5750 Advanced Chemical Biology Laboratory

Mathematics

  • MATH 4800 Undergraduate Research in Mathematics
  • MATH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Physics & Astronomy

  • PHYS 3949 Special Laboratory Topics in Physics
  • PHYS 4800 Undergraduate Research (Honors)
  • PHYS 4999 Senior Honors Project

College of Social & Behavioral Science

Anthropology

  • ANTH 4169 Ethnographic Methods
  • ANTH 4186 Human Ecology
  • ANTH 4372 Zooarchaeology
  • ANTH 4501 Language in Its Social Context
  • ANTH 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • ANTH 5485 Graphical Data Analysis
  • ANTH 5711 Student Individual Research Group
  • ANTH 5712 Field School North America

Economics

  • ECON 4660 Statistical Tools for Applied Economics Research
  • ECON 4670 Economics Research in the Community
  • ECON 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Environmental & Sustainability Studies*

  • ENVST 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Family & Consumer Studies*

  • FCS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Geography

  • GEOG 3270/5270 Global Patterns of Life: Biogeography
  • GEOG 3400/5400 Population Geography
  • GEOG 4999 Honors Thesis/Project
  • GEOG 5420 Pollen Analysis
  • GEOG 5712: Paleoenvironmental Field Methods

Health, Society and Policy*

  • HSP 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Political Science*

  • POLS 4999 Honors Thesis/Project

Psychology

  • PSY 3010 Research Methods in Psychology
  • PSY 4998 Honors Thesis Research
  • PSY 4999 Honors Thesis Project

Sociology

  • SOC 3111 Research Methods
  • SOC 3877 Sociology Senior Thesis 1
  • SOC 3950 Individual Research
  • SOC 3960 Research Seminar
  • SOC 4877 Sociology Senior Thesis 2
  • SOC 4998 Honors Thesis 1
  • SOC 4999 Honors Thesis 2

College of Social Work*

  • SW 4999 Honors Thesis Project

 

* Honors Thesis courses have been automatically added to this list. Starred units are invited to submit additional Research-Intensive Courses by clicking here.