Student Learning Outcomes

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Student Learning Outcomes

Biology

Upon completion of the Biology program at Northwestern Oklahoma State University,

  1. Students will differentiate between diverse anatomical / internal structures of biological organisms.
  2. Students will discern the varied functions among living species and life systems.
  3. Students will effectively communicate key concepts in plant and animal sciences in a professional setting.
  4. Students will construct and/or evaluate experimental research in the sciences, including biological and multi-disciplinary studies.
  5. Students will characterize the interdependent roles of science, society and science education, analyzing related issues and responsibilities.

Chemistry

Upon completion of the Chemistry program at Northwestern Oklahoma State University,

  1. Students will differentiate between fundamental chemistry concepts for simple and complex systems, distinguishing important chemical structures and processes.
  2. Students will analyze and solve key model problems in organic and physical chemistry ranging in difficulty from basic to compound.
  3. Students will effectively communicate key concepts in physical , organic and/or analytical chemistry in a professional setting.
  4. Students will construct and/or evaluate experimental research in the sciences, including chemistry and multi-disciplinary studies.
  5. Students will characterize the interdependent roles of science, society and science education, analyzing related issues and responsibilities.