Learning objectives

Definition

Specification of learning outcomes to be achieved upon completion of an educational or learning activity. These encompass improving knowledge, skills and competencies within any personal, civic, social or employment-related context. Learning objectives are typically linked to the purpose of preparing for more advanced studies and/or an occupation, trade, or class of occupations or trades. 

UIS. International Standard Classification of Education, ISCED 2011. Montreal: UIS, 2012.