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Program Goals & Outcomes

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Mount Saint Mary’s University has a culture of assessment.  This means

  • Community members share a common commitment to improving student learning and a common language to guide this work
  • Students know at the outset what their expected learning outcomes are for the course, the major or program, and the general studies curriculum.
  • Faculty and staff continually assess the nature and extent of student learning.
  • Lessons about student learning inform curricular, pedagogical, and administrative decisions.
  • The goal of assessment efforts at MSMU is to improve teaching and learning.
  • The overall results of student performance will be available to students, faculty, staff and other interested parties on College webpages
  • MSMU History Student Learning Outcomes:

    Students demonstrate knowledge of and competency in motor skills, movement patterns, and strategies needed to perform a variety of physical activities.

    Students achieve a level of physical fitness for health and performance while demonstrating knowledge of fitness concepts, principles, and strategies.

    Students increase their confidence and self-respect.

    Students demonstrate ethical decision-making while accepting personal accountability for actions.

    Students develop meaningful relationships that incorporate collaboration, leadership, and respect for diversity.

  • Students set and pursues individual short- and long-term goals towards health and wellness and demonstrates resiliency in achieving those goals