Human Biology

Programmatic Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of molecular / biochemical processes.
  2. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of cell structure, organelles and cellular processes.
  3. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of human organs and organ systems.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of evolutionary forces on the human organism.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the ecological context of humans.
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of nutrients on human physiology.
  7. Demonstrate an understanding of the interactions of exercise and human physiology.
  8. Demonstrate an understanding of scientific processes, including inductive and deductive reasoning, formulation of hypotheses and experimental design.
  9. Demonstrate an understanding of research methodologies and the relative value of information obtained from experiments involving observation, correlation and examination of cause/effect relationships.
  10. Know and execute state-of-the-art laboratory techniques.
  11. Analyze and interpret scientific information.
  12. Demonstrate an appreciation for the ethical and social dimensions of science, as well as weaknesses/limitations and assumptions of science as practiced in the US.
  13. Demonstrate the awareness, understanding and skills necessary to work in a diverse world.
Assessment Plan
Annual Reports