Accreditation and Assessment

Program level objectives and student learning outcomes:

Objective #1

Students will effectively solve problems in physics.

Student learning outcomes:
1.  Students will use appropriate mathematical tools to solve problems.
2.  Students will be familiar with organized problem solving strategies.
3.  Students will be able to determine if solutions are reasonable.

Objective #2

Students will communicate topics in physics.

Student learning outcomes:
1.  Students will use proper language when describing concepts of physics.
2.  Students will write clearly and effectively on subjects in physics.

Objective #3

Students will understand how the study of physics relates to other areas of thought and endeavor.

Student learning outcomes:
1.  Students will understand how the study of physics relates to other physical sciences.
2.  Students will understand how the study of physics relates to the culture of the United States.
3.  Students will understand how the study of physics relates to world culture.