Biology & Marine Biology

BA Biology Student Learning Outcomes

(Corresponding UNCW Learning Goals shown in parentheses)
 

  • Learning Outcome #1: Students should have the ability to demonstrate a fundamental level of academic competence in core biological content and issue knowledge. (Foundational Knowledge)
  • Learning Outcome #2: Students should be able to present biological information orally.(Foundational Knowledge, Thoughtful Expression)
  • Learning Outcome #3: Students should be able to competently critique biological literature. (Critical Thinking, Foundational Knowledge, Information Literacy)
  • Learning Outcome #4: Students should be able to utilize biological literature to examine scientific questions. (Critical Thinking, Foundational Knowledge, Information Literacy)
  • Learning Outcome #5: Students should have the ability to demonstrate competence in biological writing. (Foundational Knowledge, Thoughtful Expression)
  • Learning Outcome #6: A student should have the ability to understand basic biological experimental design and quantitative methods. (Critical Thinking, Foundational Knowledge)
  • Learning Outcome #7: A student should have the ability to apply biological knowledge to current topics. (Critical Thinking, Foundational Knowledge, Information Literacy, Thoughtful Expression)

BA Biology Curriculum Sheet (PDF)