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BS Biochemistry

1. Problem Solving

Use basic concepts of Chemistry (e.g. laws and theories governing electron or molecular behavior, scientific method, problem solving ability) to solve new or unknown problems.

2. Research Literature

Ability to obtain and evaluate scientific information from the library or Web and effectively communicate the findings in oral and written format.

3. Data Analysis

Ability to evaluate and quantify data; develop quantitative literacy and formulate scientific conclusions that are effectively communicated in oral and written formats.

4. Conduct Experiments

Operate, interpret, and present data obtained safely via hands-on experimentation in the lab and using sophisticated instrumentation (such as NMR).

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BS Chemistry

1. Problem Solving

Use basic concepts of Chemistry (e.g. laws and theories governing electron or molecular behavior, scientific method, problem solving ability) to solve new or unknown problems.

2. Research Literature

Ability to obtain and evaluate scientific information from the library or Web and effectively communicate the findings in oral and written format.

3. Data Analysis

Ability to evaluate and quantify data; develop quantitative literacy and formulate scientific conclusions that are effectively communicated in oral and written formats.

4. Conduct Experiments

Operate, interpret, and present data obtained safely via hands-on experimentation in the lab and using sophisticated instrumentation (such as NMR).

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MS Chemistry

1. Concept Application

Apply advanced concepts in Chemistry and Biology (laws and theories dictating chemical behavior, interconnection between fields of chemistry, etc.) to the real problems in this field.

2. Experiments

Execute experiments designed to verify or produce de novo scientific information.

3. Quantitative Literacy

Exhibit quantitative and computational literacy.

4. Scientific Literature

Locate, read, and interpret the body of scientific literature pertaining to a topic.

5. Present Research

Present research findings in an effective manner, both orally and in writing.

6. Instrument Proficiency

Work with high level instrumentation.

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Clinical Biochemistry Graduate Certificate

1. Instrument Proficiency

Operate, analyze, and troubleshoot analytical instrumentation used in a clinical setting.

2. Conduct Experiments

Exhibit safe and non-contaminating laboratory practices for clinical sample handling.

3. Concept Application

Explain biochemical relevance and expectations for measurements in a clinical setting.

4. Communicate Effectively

Demonstrate proficiency in written and oral communication skills.

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