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Portuguese Courses (POR)

GE Core denotes General Education Core credit;
GE Marker
denotes General Education Marker credit;
CAR denotes College Additional Requirement credit.

Courses for Undergraduates

101 Beginning Portuguese I (3:3)

GE Marker: GL

Students with previous knowledge of Portuguese are required to contact the assigned instructor to have their language skills assessed.

Introduction to Portuguese with practice in listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills, and introduction to Portuguese, Brazilian, and Lusophone cultures.

102 Beginning Portuguese II (3:3)

GE Marker: GL

Pr. POR 101 or departmental permission

Continued introduction to Portuguese with practice in listening, speaking, writing, and reading, and further introduction to Portuguese, Brazilian, and Lusophone cultures.

203 Intermediate Portuguese I (3:3)

GE Marker: GL

CAR: GFL

Pr. POR 102 or equivalent

Review and further study of basic Portuguese structures with emphasis on active use of language skills: listening, speaking, writing, and reading. Further study of Portuguese, Brazilian, and Lusophone cultures.

204 Intermediate Portuguese II (3:3)

GE Marker: GL

CAR: GFL

Pr. POR 203

Review and further study of basic Portuguese structures with emphasis on active use of language skills: listening, speaking, writing, and reading. Further study of Portuguese, Brazilian, and Lusophone cultures.

222 Introduction to Luso-Brazilian Literature (3:3)

GE Core: GLT

GE Marker: GN

Introductory course in Luso-Brazilian literature in English translation. Topics vary, each taking a broad perspective on an important theme, genre, or period.

233 Topics in Brazilian Culture and Civilization (3:3)

GE Marker: GN

May be repeated when topic varies.

Taught in English

Cultural, political, and social developments in Brazil. Focus will vary, with course topics relating to different aspects of Luso-Brazilian culture.