Sep 19, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
    
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

LACR 221 - SIFT: Problem Solving

3 credits
This course is one of the options in the Scientific Inquiry Foundation Track (SIFT). It serves as a foundation for future studies in the natural and social sciences, mathematics and life-long learning. Students will explore the basics of scientific method and research. They will learn how to frame questions that can be investigated empirically. The results of these “”pilot studies”” will be written up as papers and discussed in class presentations. The idea of intimate engagement will be introduced to enhanced the student’s ability to problem solve more efficiently.

Successful completion of LACR*009 where required as a, result of English placement exam. Successful completion of LACR*100 where required as a, result of English placement exam. Enrollment in BS, BFA, or BM degree program required.