Spanish and Portuguese

Third-Year Portuguese Reading, Grammar, and Culture

Third-Year Portuguese Reading, Grammar, and Culture
Intensive study and practice with Portuguese grammar and vocabulary, in the context of cultural and literary readings.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPlacement by test.
 NoteFirst class for returned Portuguese-speaking missionaries. Fulfills GE Foreign Language requirement.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining PORT 321
Course Outcomes: 

Analyze literary works

Identify and analyze a selection of literary works in Portuguese within their historical and cultural context.

Write short compositions

Write short compositions, including informal and some formal correspondence, narratives, descriptions, or summaries, using paragraph-level connected discourse.

Apply language rules

Apply grammar rules with accuracy to a variety of advanced grammatical and communicative tasks.

Develop linguistic self-awareness

Assess areas of strength and weakness in one's own Portuguese skills and identify specific areas for improvement.