Portuguese Courses SPRING 2019
PTGS 102 Portuguese Level II
Continuation of PTGS 101.
PTGS 105 Accelerated Portuguese
Accelerated acquisition of basic Portuguese for speakers of Spanish or another romance language. Capitalizes on students' backgrounds in related languages to build skills in listening comprehension, reading comprehension, basic writing, and conversation. Knowledge of a romance language.
PTGS 202 Portuguese Level IV
An intermidiate Portuguese course with emphasis on mommunicative skills (listening and speaking), literacy skills (reading and writing) and culture.
PTGS 301-302 Portuguese Level V & VI
Continued development of Portuguese speaking, listening, reading and writing abilities, using materials dealing primarily with everyday life and civilization in the Portuguese-speaking countries from a variety of sources (e.g., newspapers, magazines, TV, recent literature, etc). Conducted primarily in Portuguese.
PTGS 555 Brazilian Drama
A survey of the primary movements and most important works of Brazilian theatre. Readings include plays by Nelson Rodrigues, Dias Gomes, Ariano Suassuna, and Jorge Andrade. Permission of instructor required.