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Portuguese (Romance Language Speakers) I
Required Sequence: LANG 155 & LANG156
LANG 155
Fall 2008
Section: 01  

This course offers students who have a strong working knowledge of Spanish or another Romance language the opportunity to study Brazilian Portuguese in an accelerated format. This course meets MWF with an additional required weekly conversation session scheduled with the CA. Online oral work is required for every lesson. Students who have completed a minimum of SPAN112 or the equivalent formal study of another Romance language may seek permission from the instructor to enroll. This course is conducted entirely in Portuguese, and it is anticipated that by the end of the two-semester sequence, students will be able to read texts, easily follow classroom discussion, and proceed to the study of literature and other subjects in Portuguese. Completion of both semesters is required for study abroad in Brazil.

Essential Capabilities: Intercultural Literacy
This course will focus on developing proficiency in Portuguese by addressing all skills of language learning: reading, listening, reading and writing. Throughout class activities, assignments and with the use of authentic materials, students will gain an understanding of new cultural concepts and values which will help them develop intercultural literacy.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: LanguageGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: FREN112 OR ITAL112 OR SPAN112
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

Last Updated on APR-19-2014
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