Intended Learning Outcomes of Biological Sciences Bachelor Program
• Communicate scientific information effectively in written and oral forms, addressing basic biological concepts encompassing a range of sub-disciplines within the field of biology.
• Collect, analyze and interpret scientific data related to biological problems spanning molecular to organismal biology (e.g., cell biology and genetics, ecology, behavior, etc).
• Develop proficiency in the quantitative skills necessary to analyze biological problems.
• Describe fundamental principles of biology;e.g., evolutionary theory, central dogma, diversity of life, inheritance.
• Access and interrogate the primary scientific literature in the biological sciences.
• Develop an appreciation for the interdisciplinary role of science as applied to human and environmental challenges across both local and global scales.
• Present scientific data clearly and logically using correct/appropriate scientific terminology.
• Demonstrate understanding of the ethical standards for the responsible conduct of scientific research and its applications.
• Work as part of a team.
• Demonstrate laboratory skills common to modern laboratories.