Chapter 7 - Acquisition, Discovery, and Application of Knowledge
The organization promotes a life of learning for its faculty, administration, staff, and students by fostering and supporting inquiry, creativity, practice, and social responsibility in ways consistent with its mission.
Valley City State University demonstrates through its mission, policies, resource allocations, scholarly activity, curricular development and program review that academic inquiry, knowledge, learning, and responsible scholarship are central to the University's understanding of its purpose and vision.
- A) The organization demonstrates, through the action of its board, administrators, students, faculty, and staff, that it values a life of learning.
- B) The organization demonstrates that acquisition of a breadth of knowledge and skills and the exercise of intellectual inquiry are integral to its educational programs.
- C) The organization assesses the usefulness of its curricula to students who will live and work in a global, diverse, and technological society.
- D) The organization provides support to ensure that faculty, students, and staff acquire, discover, and apply knowledge responsibly.