V. Student Learning Outcomes

The student learning outcomes for all of the different graduate degrees include:

  • To read and critically evaluate relevant scientific literature in the specific topic area of the advanced geology/geological engineering/geophysics sub discipline studied.
  • To demonstrate an advanced level of competency and mastery in the specific topic area of their thesis.
  • To discuss the relationship of the specialized area of geology/geological engineering/geophysics studied in their thesis in the broader context of the field and Earth Sciences in general.