Certificate Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:
  1. Understand native speech at average speed on a variety of common topics.
  2. Utilize appropriate vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation to express verbal communication covering a broad spectrum of common interpersonal interactions.
  3. Decode written Spanish in a variety of formats.
  4. Use appropriate levels of Standard Spanish vocabulary and grammatical structures to write on a variety of common topics so as to be understood by a native speaker unfamiliar with English.
  5. Identify aspects of Hispanic culture throughout the world, and compare and contrast them with aspects of non-Hispanic cultures.