ASIANLAN 412 - Advanced Filipino II
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Asian Languages (ASIANLAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
ASIANLAN 411 or by assignment of ASIANLAN 412 by Placement Test.
May be elected twice for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

This is the second half of advanced level Filipino I. The course places emphasis on advanced rules in Filipino grammar and syntax, writing complex sentences, and longer readings such as essays and articles in Filipino language regarding Philippine history, culture, and literature. Students will be exposed to thorough analysis of the four macro skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing to strengthen their Filipino language competencies in all of these realms. Advanced comprehension and expression of ideas and insights from the texts in oral and written form are the main focus of this course. This is course includes a significant number of writing assignments.

By the end of the course, students will submit writing compositions that include expository (paglalahad), descriptive (paglalarawan), narrative (pagsasalaysay), and translation (pagsasalin) pieces. Students are expected to have high competency in the use of the language. In reading, students will be able to understand details and main ideas in texts including newspapers, articles and pieces of fiction. In speaking, students will have developed a level of fluency in linking complete ideas and sentences in Filipino. In writing, students will be able to compose short essays on concrete topics as assigned. Students will have attained oral proficiency equivalent to the advance mid/advance high level of ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview.

Course Requirements:

It is required that students attend classes, participate in recitation and group activities, and fulfill all required components. It is also required that students use Filipino during class hours and it is recommended that it be used outside the classroom to promote further mastery of the language. In-class and take home readings will also be assigned after every topic. In addition, there will be midterm and final oral and written assessments. A creative writing assignment will be required of the students as an overall requirement.

ASIANLAN 412 - Advanced Filipino II
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
M 4:00PM - 6:00PM
W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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