Provide Liberal Arts students with a solid background in the fundamentals of both physical and biological science and promote the knowledge, skills and opportunities that support current and emerging STEM fields and careers.
Chair: Katherine (Sam) Geiling
Student Learning Outcomes for the Department
- Demonstrate a functional literacy and understanding of scientific laws, theories and concepts from the biological and physical sciences.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the scientific method through specific applications of
scientific laws, theories and concepts.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the philosophy and history of science and the relationships
between science and society.
- Apply the knowledge base and tools of science gained through hands-on laboratory experience.
Primary Locations: Hale ‘Imiloa, Hale Uluwehi, and Hale Hokulani
Disciplines in the Natural Sciences