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Learning Outcomes

Chemistry Learning Outcomes for Major

An Alverno Chemistry student:

  • Learns to communicate effectively, using the language, concepts, and models of chemistry.
  • Uses the methodology of chemistry to define and solve problems independently and collaboratively.
  • Uses a wide variety of laboratory techniques with accuracy, precision, safety, and an attention to local and global implications of chemical practice.
  • Finds, selects, and uses appropriate scientific information to support her work.
  • Uses values and scientific information to make responsible decisions about the use of chemical materials and knowledge.
  • Uses different strategies and models of chemistry to analyze and synthesize chemical data.
  • critiques the data, strategies and models of chemistry.
  • Develops a professional identity and applies her learning in professional settings.

Chemistry Learning Outcomes for Minor

An Alverno College graduate with a support area in chemistry will demonstrate the ability:

  • to communicate effectively, using the language, concepts, and models of chemistry;
  • to use the methodology of chemistry to define and solve problems independently and collaboratively;
  • to use a wide laboratory techniques with accuracy, precision, and safety;
  • to find, select, and use appropriate scientific information to support her work;
  • to use values and scientific information to make responsible decisions about the use of chemical materials and knowledge; and
  • to use different strategies and models of chemistry to analyze and synthesize chemical data.
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