Third-Semester Portuguese

Third-Semester Portuguese
Second-year grammar, reading, writing, and conversation.
 Hours4.0 Credit, 5.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPort 102 or three units of high school Portuguese.
 NoteNative speakers of Portuguese must take Port 321.
 ProgramsContaining PORT 201
Course Outcomes

Converse about concrete topics

Participate fully in conversations about concrete topics such as self and others, work, and school.

Handle straightforward transactional situations

Handle straightforward transactional situations such as requesting services or making reservations.

Understand spoken texts

Understand the main ideas from audio and video texts, such as commercials and news broadcasts, on familiar topics.

Read short journalistic and literary texts

Read short journalistic and literary texts, such as articles and cronicas, on familiar topics.

Write short compositions

Write short, simple compositions in a variety of genres (stories, résumés, skits, etc.)

Discuss cultural norms

Discuss some differences between the cultural norms of Americans and Portuguese speakers.