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Fall 2017-2018
* POR 109   na, npdf

Intermediate Portuguese

Andréa de Castro Melloni, Course Head
Staff

Students will further develop their language skills, especially those of comprehension and oral proficiency, through grammar review, readings, film and other activities. The two-semester sequence POR 108-109 is designed to give in only one year of study a command of the Portuguese language sufficient for travel in Brazil, Portugal and beyond.

Sample reading list:
Ana Klobuck et al., Ponto de Encontro
João Almino, As cinco estações do amor

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly assignments will include grammar review, compositions and readings. There will be four tests, four short papers, presentation(s), a midterm, a final exercise, and a final paper.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 10%
Paper in lieu of Final - 10%
Quizzes - 20%
Papers - 20%
Oral Presentation(s) - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 10%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
POR 108 or instructor's permission.

Equivalent Courses:
POR 109, POR 109S are considered equivalent courses and cannot be taken multiple times for credit.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21651 C01 10:00 am - 10:50 am M W F   Marx Hall   101   Enrolled:6 Limit:12
21652 C02 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm M W F   McCormick Hall   103   Enrolled:6 Limit:12