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Courses at the 100-level

PORT 101: Elementary Portuguese I

Students learn to understand, speak, read, and write in Portuguese and gain an understanding of Portuguese life and character. Online work is required. Not open to students who have offered admission credit in Portuguese.
4 credit hours

PORT 102: Elementary Portuguese II

Four skills in elementary Portuguese: listening, speaking, reading, and writing are further developed within the context of Portuguese culture. Online work is required.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • PORT 101
  • or consent of department chair
  • or one year of secondary school Portuguese
PORT 113: Intermediate Portuguese

The cultural and linguistic heritage of the Portuguese-speaking world is examined through selected readings. Grammar is reviewed and basic oral and written skills developed. Online work is required.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • PORT 102
  • or three years of secondary school Portuguese
  • or a score of 500-549 on the CEEB Achievement Test in Portuguese.
PORT 114: Readings in Intermediate Portuguese

Students develop both reading skills and an appreciation of literature as a reflection of the heritage of the Portuguese speaking world. Development of oral skill is continued, and attention is given to written practice.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • PORT 113 or equivalent
  • or consent of department chair
PORT 115: Literature of the Portuguese-Speaking World

Students are introduced to techniques of literary analysis through readings from Portugal and the Lusophone World as they continue to develop speaking, reading, and writing skills in Portuguese.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • equivalent or consent of the Chair

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