Section IV: COC Programs
3.6.2 The institution ensures that its graduate instruction and resources foster independent learning, enabling the graduate to contribute to a profession or field of study.
JUDGMENT OF COMPLIANCE
NARRATIVE/JUSTIFICATION FOR JUDGMENT OF COMPLIANCEThe University provides instruction and resources that foster independent learning, enabling the graduate to contribute to a profession or field of study.
Graduate curricula provide a variety of different course formats that foster independent learning and require the application of knowledge and skills to specific problems. Examples of graduate course formats include:
Examples of resources that foster independent learning include opportunities for students to work with faculty on their research, often resulting in joint presentations at conferences or colloquia. Limited student travel funds are available to support this activity. The University and colleges/schools also sponsor research colloquia which allow for presentations by graduate students. (Independent Learning Activities) (Phi Delta Kappa - College of Education Conference) (College of Arts and Sciences Colloquia)