PORT 102

First-Year Portuguese

Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities

Course Description

Pronunciation, conversation, reading, and fundamentals of grammar. Specific attention to Portuguese as the language of Brazil.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

4

Fixed

4

Fixed

5

Fixed

1

Recommended

Port 101.

Note

Native speakers of Portuguese must enroll in Port 321.

Title

Identify cultural products, practices, and perspectives

Learning Outcome

Identify basic cultural products, practices, and perspectives from Portuguese-speaking countries.

Title

Understand simple conversations

Learning Outcome

Understand simple conversations about some familiar, concrete topics such as daily activities, likes and dislikes, family, and home.

Title

Participate in short conversations

Learning Outcome

Participate in short conversations about some familiar, concrete topics such as self, family, friends, and daily activities.

Title

Read simple texts

Learning Outcome

Read simple texts such as advertisements, travel brochures, and cultural explanations from the textbook.

Title

Write short messages

Learning Outcome

Write short messages such as letters and emails.