Biology & Marine Biology

BS 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.(Foundational Knowledge, Critical thinking, information Literacy)
  • Learning Outcome #4: Students should be able to utilize biological literature to examine scientific questions.(Foundational Knowledge, Critical thinking, 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. (Foundational Knowledge, Critical thinking)
  • Learning Outcome #7: A student should have the ability to apply biological knowledge to current topics. (Foundational Knowledge, Critical thinking, information Literacy,Thoughtful Expression)

BS Biology Curriculum Sheet (PDF)