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UNCG Student Learning Outcomes

Nanoscience (MS)

Mission

The mission of the Professional Science Master's degree program in the Dept. of Nanoscience in the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) is to prepare students with strong backgrounds in technical fields who seek additional specialized training to qualify them for positions in companies that work in the field of nanotechnology, via coursework in nanosciences and business, and an internship to provide practical experience.

Learning Outcomes

Understand the Scope and Basis of Nanoscience
Students will understand the interdisciplinary foundations of nanoscience and know how to interpret nanoscience based research literature.

Knowledge of Innovation Methods in Nanoscience
Students will learn innovation methods and experimental designs employed by academic and/or industrial researchers in one or more nanoscience related areas.

Written and Oral Communication Skills
Master's students will write and orally defend their nanoscience-based Master's internship experience during or soon after their internship.

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