Program Intended Learning Outcomes in Geology
At the successful completion of the Bachelor Program in Environmental and Applied Geology (EAG), graduates should be able to:
1. Outline, apply and integrate a broad range of fundamental concepts in basic areas of Earth Sciences such as: Minerals, Rocks, Stratigraphy, Structural Geology, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Petroleum Geology, GIS, Hydrogeology, Engineering Geology, and Earth processes.
2. Apply efficiently basics of mathematics including ordinary and partial differential equations on the Earth processes.
3. Discuss how experiments are used to understand the physical chemical composition of rocks and minerals that help in understanding their formation, genesis and developments.
4. Know how to aApply these experiments and processes to locate and utilize natural mineral resources and industrial rocks.
5. Utilize standard laboratory equipment, modern instrumentation, and classical techniques to carry out experiments, appropriately record and analyze the results including the use of graphs, error analysis and computational techniques related to Geology.
6. Adhere to the proper procedures and safety regulations for safely working in a lab.
7. Outline broad concepts in scientific research methods and ethical principles of scientific research and be able to write research proposals.
8. Communicate and disseminate clearly and effectively in both written and oral forms, utilizing information and communication technology in accessing databases and international information in science.
9. Apply proficiently a team work skills and employ team-based learning strategies.
10. Apply professional and ethical responsibility to society.