Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) at College of San Mateo
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Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
Certificate of Specialization: Spanish

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