• 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 Second Semester 2017
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In this course, students will improve their Tetum language skills to an intermediate proficiency. Students will learn how to discuss and write about a variety of topics including government officials and functions, health, the environment, and Timorese history. 

Learning Outcomes

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 Tetum vocabulary at an intermediate level
2. Converse with a Tetum native speaker on a range of non-technical topics at an intermediate level
3. Create passages of intermediate Tetum on a rage of non-techincal topics
4. Translate texts between English and intermediate Tetum
5. Communicate ideas on a variety of non-technical topics to a group of native and non-native Tetum speakers

Indicative Assessment

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

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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 TETM6104 Tetum 3. This course is incompatible with TETM2005.

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.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8803 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 Online N/A

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