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2018 Summer
* POR 109S   na, npdf

Intermediate Portuguese

Andréa de Castro Melloni, Course Head
Nicola T. Cooney


An intensive four-week summer language immersion program in Portuguese, which will be taught in Lisbon, Portugal. Students will further develop their language skills, especially those of comprehension and oral proficiency, through grammar review, readings, film and other activities. A continuation of POR 102 or POR 108.

Sample reading list:
Klobucka, A., et al, Ponto de Encontro
Reading packet

Reading/Writing assignments:
Grammar and composition, discussions of current affairs, literary readings and textual analysis, music and films. Weekly assignments will include grammar review, compositions and readings. There will be tests, short papers and oral presentations.

Quizzes - 25%
Papers - 20%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 15%

Other Requirements:
International Travel Required
Not Open to Seniors.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
POR 102 or POR 108, or instructor's permission..

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

Other information:
This class will meet from 6/03/2018 to 6/30/2018. Weekly city excursions and one weekend excursion to Sintra are part of the program.


Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
10008 C01 TBA        Enrolled:4 Limit:12