SLO Assessment

SLO Assessment Process

The Earth Sciences department's Student Learning Outcomes (SLO) assessment process is documented and described below. For more details, please contact the department chair, and view the rest of our department website.

Learn more about our department programs and courses:

Catalog Listings: EARTH SCIENCES Department

Program Outcomes

Majors and certificates and programs are on a regular cycle of review, during which outcomes are updated and revised. For assessment details and timelines see links for progress reports in right side column.

Program title Program-Course Mappings
Earth Sciences Major
Earth Sciences (Final -- 8/15/2012)
Geology Major Geology (Final -- 8/15/2012)
Transfer Geology Major New -- To be officially offered starting Fall 2015
Oceanography Major Oceanography (Final -- 8/15/2012)
GIS Certificate
GIS (Final -- 3/6/2013)

  

Course Outcomes

Course outlines are on a regular cycle of review, during which class outcomes are updated and revised. For assessment details and timelines see links for progress reports in right side column.

GEOGRAPHY

Coordinators:

  • Geography 1, 1L, 4, 7 -- Darrel Hess
  • Geography 110, 111, 112, GIS Certificate -- Katryn Wiese

 

GEOLOGY

Coordinators:

  • Geology 10/10L, 18, 20 series, 91, 92, 93 -- Katryn Wiese
  • Geology 11, 21 series, 30, 30L -- Chris Lewis (+ P SC 11, 11L, Geology Major, Earth Science Major)

 

OCEANOGRAPHY

Coordinator: Ocan 1/1L -- Katryn Wiese (Oceanography Major)

Course title Outline last updated
Ocan 1: Oceanography
3/2014
     (Ocan 1 Online version) 9/2014
Ocan 1L: Oceanography 3/2014

   

PALEONTOLOGY

Coordinator: Pale 1 -- Joyce Lucas-Clark

Course title Outline last updated
Pale 1: Introduction to Paleontology 1/2011