Outcomes Assessment Core Competencies - Southwestern Illinois College

The Successful Student

SWIC Graduates will have mastered these skills in many of their classes:

Citizenship Skills

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Recognize and assess the implications of behaviors to ourselves and the community, and adapt as needed.

Communication Skills

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Convey clear and appropriate information that enhances audience understanding – either verbally, electronically, or in writing.

Reasoning Skills

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Organize, evaluate, and apply information to express useful ideas.