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BB Major Learning Outcomes

BB Major Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate a core knowledge base in the theory and practice of modern Biochemistry and Biophysics (BB).
  2. Students will function successfully in the laboratory and use safe laboratory practices.
  3. Students will critically evaluate data and design experiments to test hypotheses relevant to the practice of biochemistry and biophysics.
  4. Students will read and evaluate primary literature in the discipline.
  5. Students will effectively communicate scientific data and ideas, using various formats appropriate for different target audiences.
  6. Students will use databases, computational tools and other online resources effectively.
  7. Students will demonstrate awareness of ethical issues in the practice of science.

Major four-year plan

The course requirements and sample four-year plan are described in the OSU course catalog.