Learning Goals & Curriculum Outcomes

Learning Goals

They need to understand that learning a foreign language is a life-long endeavor.

Specific Outcome Goals

The following is a description of specific outcome goals for each unit we teach during the first semester (5 units - approximately).

Expected outcomes

By the end of the semester, students are expected to have reached proficiency level of Novice - High in speaking and writing (according to the ACTFL guidelines - see below) and proficiency level of Intermediate-Low in reading and listening (according to the ACTFL guidelines - see below).

Curriculum Outcomes

Students majoring in Hebrew language and literature at Brandeis will: