- 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
- Dr Fabricio Tocco
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2021
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This course builds on Continuing Portuguese I. The primary goal of this course is to continue to solidify listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Portuguese language at an advanced level by exposing students to more complex texts and audio-visual materials, and through individual project work about topics of students’ interest. It also aims to further deepen intercultural knowledge and understanding of cultural practices and traditions in Portuguese-speaking countries around the world.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of Portuguese grammar and lexicon;
- communicate effectively and freely in Portuguese in predictable and unpredictable situations;
- analyse, extract, and use information from spoken and written Portuguese across different genres;
- write coherent texts and descriptions using complex structures and vocabulary; and
- demonstrate comprehensive knowledge and appreciation of cultural practices specific to Portuguese societies in the world.
- Two exams, 50 mins (15% each) (30) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- Three written assignments, 1000 words (10% each) (30) [LO 1,3,4,5]
- Oral exam, 20 min (20) [LO 1,2,3,5]
- Participation and performance (10) [LO 1,2,3,5]
- Oral presentation (10 mins) (10) [LO 1,2,3,5]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up of:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks, including online/self-directed and tutorial activities; and
b) 82 hours of independent student research.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsPrescribed texts will be listed on the Course Wattle site.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5894||26 Jul 2021||02 Aug 2021||14 Sep 2021||29 Oct 2021||In Person||N/A|