Communication: to include the effective development of written and oral content that is presented in a structured exposition that conveys and creates meaning consistent with the conventions appropriate for a given communicative context
1A. SLO: Upon graduation, students will be able to demonstrate the ability to adapt and apply a variety of writing strategies (invention, research, analyses, organization and revision) to communicate effectively with a target audience.
1B. SLO: Upon graduation, students will be able to demonstrate the ability to create oral messages appropriate to the audience, purpose and context.
Critical Thinking: to include creative thinking, innovation, inquiry and analysis, evaluation and syntheses of information
SLO: Upon graduation, students will be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills through a process of inquiry that explores evidence for developing innovative and creative solutions to make informed decisions and evaluations.