Environmental Science Program Outcomes

Biology Department
Environmental Science Program
Learning Outcomes
Fall 2019

Outcome 1
Explain the scientific method and demonstrate the ability to apply all aspects of it during scientific investigation.

Outcome 2
Demonstrate an ability to understand and apply biological concepts and processes.

Outcome 3
Show proper use of instruments and techniques in the laboratory.

Outcome 4
Demonstrate an ability to work independently and collaboratively.

Outcome 5
Exhibit responsible behavior and engagement as a student in biology.

Outcome 6
Understand and apply knowledge of GIS and GPS technology for purposes of spatial analysis, as integrated tools to determine, interpret, and visualize data and to formulate decisions based upon this knowledge.

Outcome 7
Recognize that biological evolution is the foundation and organizing principle of biology.