PORTUG 101 - Elementary Portuguese
Section: 001
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Portuguese (PORTUG)
Department: LSA Romance Languages & Literatures
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PORTUG 100 or 415.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of department.
Other Course Info:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

For students with little or no previous study of Portuguese. Students with prior instruction in Portuguese should take the placement test before enrolling.

COURSE DESCRIPTION AND OBJECTIVES: PORTUG 101 is designed to introduce students to the language and culture of Brazil. Students develop the skills to understand, communicate, read and write in everyday practical situations. Homework involves completing daily exercises, CD-ROM activities, writing short letters and researching the Internet.

Evaluation criteria: Grading is based on quizzes, a midterm, oral exam, acultural project, class attendance and participation, brief essays, Internet research and a final exam. Regular attendance is crucial.

Required materials: The 'Bem-Vindo!' text and workbook — sold at Shaman Drum, a dictionary, the grammar book, and the 501 verbs book.

Estimated Cost of Books and Materials: $70. PORTUG 101 is offered only in the Fall Academic Term.

PORTUG 101 - Elementary Portuguese
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001 (REC)
MTuWTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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