Intermediate Portuguese

PORT211, 212 (3, 3sh credits) | offered

An accelerated review of written and spoken Portuguese with special emphasis on grammar, orthography, syntax, and phonetics. Daily compositions are due based on topics from everyday life. Lectures and readings on Portuguese culture introduce students to the history, politics, geography, arts, and literature of Brazil and Portugal. Prerequisites: PORT 102 and a sufficiently high score on the placement examination.