- Code PORT6502
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Portuguese
- Areas of interest Language Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Elisabeth Mayer
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2014
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This course builds on Introductory Portuguese I (PORT6501) and continues to develop more advanced listening, speaking, reading and writing skills as well as expanding cultural and traditional knowledge related to countries where Portuguese is spoken.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a sound functional knowledge of Portuguese grammar and lexicon.
2. Demonstrate fluent communicative skills that allow them to discuss a variety of topics confidently in Portuguese.
3. Read, comprehend and understand more complex literary and non-literary texts.
4. Write brief texts and short essays using appropriate vocabulary and grammatical structures.
5. Show a deeper understanding of cultural and traditional practises specific to Portuguese societies in the world.
Indicative AssessmentTutorial participation 10% (LO 1,2,3,4,5)
Weekly tutorial oral exercises (recorded) 10% (LO 1,2,3,4,5)
Weekly tutorial preparation written exercsises 10% (LO 1,3,4,5)
6 quizzes 30% (LO 1,2,3 )
2 written assignments 20% (LO 1,3)
Oral exam 20% (LO 1,2,4,5)
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Workload4 weekly online contact hours comprising of 2 online sessions (1.5 hours each) and 1 face-to-face conversation (1 hour). Students are expected to spend an additional 6 hours per week outside contact hours.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsJouet-Pastre, CMC et al. 2013. Ponto de Encontro. Portuguese as a World Language. 2nd ed. Pearson Education Inc.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5003||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|