Learning Outcomes for the Liberal Studies Major

Learning Outcomes for the

Liberal Studies Major

  1. Students will demonstrate an understanding of the central concepts, principles, skills, tools of inquiry and structure of disciplines in the social sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, and English.
  2. Students will demonstrate competences in use of English language arts that include reading, writing, speaking, viewing, and listening.
  3. Students will know, understand, and use fundamental concepts of physical, life, and earth/space sciences.
  4. Students will know, understand, and use the major concepts and procedures in number and operations, algebra, geometry, measurement, and data analysis and probability.
  5. Students will know, understand, and use the major concepts and modes of inquiry from the social sciences—history, geography, political science, and economics.
  6. Students will demonstrate an understanding of how concepts, themes, and principles are interconnected within and across disciplines and use research and analytical skills appropriate to the social sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, or English.