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Learning Outcomes for BAIS

The student learning outcome for the Bachelor of Science (BAIS) degree program in Information Science (IS) are:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to IS

  • An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution

  • An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs

  • An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal

  • An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities

  • An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences

  • An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing and information science on individuals, organizations, and society

  • Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development

  • A familiarity with current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing and information science practice

  • An understanding of and a familiarity with the use, delivery, and management of information systems within an Information Sciences and systems environment.