Clara Lipszyc-Arroyo, Lecturer in Portuguese
Portuguese Course Descriptions:
PORT 101. Elementary Portuguese I. 4 Units.
Introductory course. Students achieve control of the sound system and basic sentence structures of spoken and written Portuguese. Students use materials offered through the Language Center in addition to class meetings.
PORT 102. Elementary Portuguese II. 4 Units.
Continuation of PORT 101, emphasizing conversational skills. Prereq: PORT 101 or equivalent.
PORT 201. Intermediate Portuguese I. 4 Units.
PORT 201 is an intermediate language course. It assumes a fair knowledge of basic grammar that is reviewed and expanded. The course needs the student to show a strong determination to engage in conversation in Portuguese, and to commit to develop better writing in Portuguese. The student learns more about cultural aspects in the Portuguese-speaking world. The course is taught completely in Portuguese. Prereq: PORT 102 or equivalent.
PORT 399. Independent Study. 1 - 3 Unit.
This course is for students with special interests and commitments that are not addressed in regular courses and who wish to work independently.