- Code TETM1003
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Tetum
- Areas of interest Asian Languages
In this course, students will build on the skills learned in Tetum 1. As in the preceding course, student will gain a practical command of basic spoken Tetum and a capacity to read in Tetum. By the end of this course, students should have a vocabulary of around 2000 of the most frequently used and useful Tetum words. Students will deepen their command of the main features of Tetum grammar, and learn how to discuss topics such as animals, people, transport, work and traffic.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
1. Recognise and use a basic vocabulary of 2000 Tetum words
2. Converse in introductory Tetum on a variety of topics
3. Use correct grammar at a basic level in both writing and speaking Tetum
4. Read basic Tetum texts such as newspaper articles and stories
All students with previous 'language experience or exposure' are required to take a language placement test to determine their language proficiency in order to ensure enrolment into the language course at the most appropriate level.
The Course Convenor, in consultation with the Language Convenor will move students into an appropriate level course if students are deemed to be of a different proficiency level. Students are also encouraged to consult their course convenors immediately upon if they find that their proficiency level differs from that expected by the course.
As language courses are sequential, this may mean that students can only commence their language course in the following semester.
1. Written tests (20%) Learning outcomes 1, 3, 4
2. Course participation (10%) Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4
3. Reading assignment (10%) Learning outcomes 1, 4
4. Oral examinations (60%) Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3
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Workload130 hours including independent study, online modules and online classes
Requisite and Incompatibility
Hull, Geoffrey, Mai Kolia Tetun (accompanied by audio tapes).
Course materials will be supplied on Wattle.
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- 6 units
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8327||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||Online||N/A|