Goals and Competencies

Program Goals

Goal: Students will be clinically competent
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate appropriate technical factors
  • Demonstrate positioning for non-routine patients

Goal: Students will demonstrate effective communication
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate effective oral communication skills with patients
  • Demonstrate effective oral communication skills with faculty, staff, and colleagues

Goal: Students will develop critical thinking skills
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills in a trauma situation
  • Demonstrate general effective critical thinking skills

Goal: Students will model professionalism
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Determine the importance of continued professional development
  • Demonstrate professional behavior