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    World Languages Modes of Communication

     1. Interpretive Listening:

    The student will be able to understand and interpret information, concepts, and ideas orally from a variety of culturally authentic sources on a variety of topics in the target language.

    2. Interpretive Reading:

    The student will be able to understand and interpret information, concepts, and ideas in writing from a variety of culturally authentic sources on a variety of topics in the target language.

    3. Interpersonal Communication:

    The student will be able to engage in conversations and exchange information, concepts, and ideas orally and in writing with a

    variety of speakers or readers on a variety of topics in a culturally appropriate context in the target language.

    4. Presentational Speaking:

    The student will be able to present information, concepts, and ideas to an audience of listeners on a variety of topics in a

    culturally appropriate context in the target language.

    5. Presentational Writing:

    The student will be able to present information, concepts, and ideas to an audience of readers on a variety of topics in a culturally

    appropriate context in the target language.

     

    6. Culture:

    The student will be able to use the target language to gain knowledge and demonstrate understanding of the relationship among

    practices, products, and perspectives of cultures other than his/her own.

    7. Connections: The student will be able to acquire, reinforce, and further his/her knowledge of other disciplines through the

    target language.

    8. Comparisons: The student will be able to develop insight into the nature of the target language and culture by comparing

    his/her own language(s) and cultures to others.