Jul 20, 2018  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog 
  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog

Natural Sciences and Mathematics, AS


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The Natural Sciences and Mathematics program prepares qualified students to work at research facilities as laboratory or research assistants and/or continue their studies in the sciences at a four-year institution. For more information, contact Mark Bruno at (203) 285-2353 or e-mail mbruno@gatewayct.edu.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all requirements, graduates should be able to:

  • Recognize ethical issues and understand the social responsibility involved in scientific decision making
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of the natural and physical sciences
  • Prepare, conduct, document, and interpret scientific experiments
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of algebra, trigonometry, and calculus
  • Incorporate an interdisciplinary approach to investigating scientific problem

Suggested Course Sequence


First Semester


Total Semester Credits: 16


Second Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Third Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Fourth Semester


Total Semester Credits: 14


Total Program Credits: 60


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