• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Course subject Tetum
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Adelaide Lopes
  • Mode of delivery Online
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2017
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Students of this course will learn Tetum at a lower-intermediate level. Students will be introduced to new vocabulary, improve their grammar skills, build on their spoken Tetum skills, and learn to write passages of Tetum on several non-technical topics. This course's topics include directions, school and higher education, cooking, describing people and having a party. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
1. Use and recognise Tetum vocabulary at a lower-intermediate level
2. Converse with a native speaker on a range of non-technical topics at a lower-intermediate level
3. Create passages of simple intermediate Tetum text on a range of non-technical topics
4. Translate short texts between English and lower-intermediate Tetum

Indicative Assessment

1. Oral examinations (50%) Learning outcomes 1, 2
2. Translation assignment (10%) Learning outcomes 1, 3, 4
3. Written tests (20%) Learning outcomes 1, 3
4. Course participation (10%) Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4
5. Class presentation (10%) Learning outcomes 1, 2

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Workload

3 hours per week of face-to-face online classes, with an expected 7 hours per week of independent study.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course students must have completed TETM6003 Tetum 2. This course is incompatible with TETM2004.

Preliminary Reading

Course materials will be supplied on Wattle.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $3216
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $4590
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3800 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 Online N/A

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