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Applied Physics Student Learning Outcomes

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and applied sciences 
  • an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • an ability to formulate or design a system, process, or program to meet desired needs
  • an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • an ability to identify and solve applied science problems
  • an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of solutions in a global and societal context
  • a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern scientific and technical tools necessary for professional practice

Applied Physics Program Educational Objectives

Applied Physics graduates will:

  • Excel in technical careers and thrive in graduate studies using scientific principles and application of physical sciences
  • Work effectively in bringing multi-disciplinary ideas to diverse professional environments
  • Improve their workplaces and communities, and the society through professional and personal activities

 

Engineering Physics Student Learning Outcomes

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering  
  • an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • an ability to design a system, components, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Engineering Physics Program Educational Objectives

Engineering Physics graduates will:

  • Thrive in graduate studies, technical careers, or engineering practices using broad based scientific knowledge
  • Work effectively in diverse professional environments and multi-disciplinary projects
  • Improve their workplaces and communities, and the society through professional and personal activities