Programs in the Department of Chemistry, Physics, & Engineering

340 - Chemistry - BS

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. The student will demonstrate an understanding of major concepts, theoretical principles and experimental findings in chemistry with the ability to solve problems in an efficient and accurate manner.
  2. The student will show the ability to learn independently by searching and explaining the chemical literature and other scientific resources in order to learn new concepts.
  3. The student will demonstrate an ability to measure and characterize properties of matter using a variety of chemical instrumentation, laboratory techniques, statistical and computational methods.
  4. The student will design and conduct laboratory, computational or theoretical experiments and analyze and interpret the results.
  5. The student will clearly communicate scientific information through oral and written means.
  6. The student will demonstrate professional integrity, effective cooperation with others, safety, and environmental stewardship in various learning and work environments.

385 - Physics - BS

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. The student will demonstrate an understanding of major concepts, theoretical principles and experimental findings in the field of physics with the ability to solve problems in an efficient and accurate manner.
  2. The student will show the ability to learn independently by searching and correctly explaining concepts from the Physics literature and other scientific resources.
  3. The student will design and conduct laboratory, computational or theoretical experiments to measure and characterize properties of natural phenomena and analyze and interpret the results.
  4. The student will clearly communicate scientific information through oral and written means.
  5. The student will demonstrate professional integrity, effective cooperation with others, safety, and environmental stewardship in various learning and work environments.

545 Engineering AAS

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. The student will be able to employ mathematics, science, and computing techniques in a systematic, comprehensive, and rigorous manner to support the study and solutions of engineering problems.
  2. The student will communicate effectively with written, oral, and/or visual means in a technical setting.
  3. The student will recognize and identify environmental constraints and safety issues in engineering.