Health Sciences Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes for the Health Sciences

Science as a Way of Knowing

  1. Frame testable hypotheses and predictions.
  2. Design and execute investigations and perform analyses that address biomedical questions or problems.

Critical Analysis and Communication

  1. Communicate results of scientific investigations effectively, both orally and in writing.
  2. Locate and understand appropriate literature in the biomedical sciences.
  3. Evaluate scientific arguments critically.

Working Knowledge

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of major career paths in medicine.
  2. Demonstrate understanding of impacts on health from various levels of biological organization, particularly cellular/molecular biology, organismal biology, and population biology.