Scientific Literacy Course [I]

Course Description

This course is an interdisciplinary course designed for students who are interested in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM).  The course is unique and gets to the core of what it means to be a scientist.  It incorporates research simulation case studies, research seminars, quantitative literacy, and learning strategies to increase students success in their major.  Topics presented will not only provide a better understanding of the nature and development of scientific research but improve aptitude for quantitative reasoning and critical thinking as well as develop an enhanced level of scientific literacy and instill a scientist identity and self-efficacy.

Course Materials


Course Goals

Upon successful completion of this course a student is expected to:

Course Objectives

The objectives of the Scientific Literacy Course are to: