Liberal Arts Core

LAC Category 4A and 4B Goals and Outcomes

Goal 1: Know the processes and dynamic nature of science

Outcome 1: Describe how scientific concepts and principles apply to the natural world.

Outcome 2:  Recognize that scientific knowledge is durable but subject to change.

Goal 2: Apply scientific reasoning skills to investigate natural phenomena.

Outcome 1: Develop skills to generate and critique testable hypotheses related to science.

Outcome 2: Engage in the experimental process by conducting observations, making predictions, collecting data and/or organizing results.

Goal 3: Be able to articulate why science is important.       

Outcome 1: Identify situations that illustrate how science can impact the everyday life of individuals, society, and/or the environment.