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Program Objectives for the Biotechnology Major
Demonstrate proficiency in standard molecular biology techniques.
Demonstrate the ability to implement safety protocols in the laboratory.
Describe effective ways to manage a laboratory and ensure quality biotechnology products.
Evaluate, interpret, and discuss scientific journal articles.
Demonstrate proficiency using the microscope to locate and study objects.
Demonstrate proficiency in using the metric system and scientific notation.
Plan, execute, and interpret an experiment following the tenets of the scientific method.
Analyze and interpret data for presentation in both written and oral formats.
Write a coherent review of the scientific literature on a particular topic.
Demonstrate professional conduct and strong interpersonal communication skills.
Recognize and act upon the need for continuing education.
Collect and report data ethically and honestly.
Use articulate speech and appropriate scientific vocabulary.
Act as an environmentally responsible citizen.
Evaluate scientific discovery in terms of its scientific merit and its ethical, societal, and global implications.
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