Student Learning Outcomes or Learning Goals

Geology Department, Bryn Mawr College

  • Providing a high-quality undergraduate education that is transdisciplinary problem- and process- oriented and quantitative
  • Developing highly competent geoscience students prepared to analyze and comprehend the linkages among Earth system components and their physical and social context
  • Educating Bryn Mawrs general student population about Earth's natural systems, its resources, the role of humans as part of these systems, and our responsibility as planetary stewards
  • Developing and communicating new knowledge to the broader geoscience community through fundamental research that stems from application of emergent technologies
  • Applying geoscience knowledge to address problems affecting human society, locally and globally, including effective stewardship of the natural world
  • Providing relevant geoscience information within the College community and beyond