Department Learning Outcomes

Major outcomes

Students will demonstrate:

  1. Mastery of fundamental concepts of chemistry from theoretical calculations to synthetic techniques
  2. Use of broad range of modern instrumentation
  3. Ability to read and understand the scientific literature
  4. Ability to design experiments and interpret data
  5. Communication of chemical concepts and experimental results thru written and oral reports
  6. Ability to recognize hazards, conduct experiments safely and to manage chemicals, including chemical wastes

Minor outcomes

Students will demonstrate:

  1. Understanding of fundamental concepts of chemistry from problem solving skills to synthetic techniques
  2. Use of modern instrumentation
  3. Ability to effectively use the scientific literature
  4. Ability to conduct experiments and interpret data
  5. Communication thru written reports
  6. Ability to recognize hazards and conduct experiments safely and to responsibly deal with chemical waste.