Spanish and Portuguese

Portuguese for Business Professions

Portuguese for Business Professions
Introduction to business terminology as used in oral and written professional contexts, with special emphasis on developing professional writing skills.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPORT 321
 ProgramsContaining PORT 323B
Course Outcomes: 

Acquire specialized vocabulary

Acquire specialized Spanish vocabulary related to business professions.

Read authentic documents

Read and interpret authentic documents and informative texts related to business professions.

Compose written documents

Compose written documents related to the field of business, such as correspondence, reports, or case studies, incorporating protocols and a level of accuracy appropriate for a professional audience.

Apply writing strategies and processes

Develop and improve writing through multiple drafts by planning, revising, editing, and incorporating feedback.

Demonstrate intercultural awareness

Demonstrate awareness of cultural issues involved in working with Portuguese speakers, such as their economic and political realities, social and professional practices, and cultural beliefs and values.

Apply professional skills

Demonstrate practical application of professional skills by researching job opportunities, observing, or volunteering in the field of business.