- Code PORT6504
- 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
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2015
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This course builds on Continuing Portuguese I (PORT6503). The primary goal of this course is to continue to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Portuguese language at an advanced level by exposing students to more complex texts and audio-visual material. It also aims to further deepen intercultural knowledge and understanding of cultural practises and traditions in Portuguese speaking countries around the world.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be
- Demonstrate an advanced knowledge of Portuguese grammar and lexicon.
- Demonstrate advanced communicative skills such as being able to function effectively in a Portuguese-speaking environment in predictable and unpredictable situations.
- Analyse, extract, and use information from more complex spoken and written Portuguese.
- Write comprehensive texts and descriptions using more complex structures and vocabulary.
- Demonstrate knowledge and appreciation of cultural practices specific to Portuguese societies in the world.
Tutorial 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 contact hours per week comprising of 2 language tutorials of 1.5 hours each, and 1 conversation tutorial. Students are expected to commit an additional 6 hours per week to independent study.
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|
|3191||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person||N/A|