Courses

PORT 1003. Elementary Portuguese I. 3 Hours.

An introduction to basic Portuguese grammar with emphasis on listening comprehension and speaking skills.

PORT 1013. Elementary Portuguese II. 3 Hours.

A continuation of PORT 1003. Prerequisite: PORT 1003 or equivalent.

PORT 1103. Portuguese for Spanish Speakers I. 3 Hours.

This is an accelerated beginning course in Portuguese. For students who have completed four (Spanish 2013) semesters or more of Spanish or equivalent.Prerequisite: SPAN 2013 or equivalent.

PORT 2003. Intermediate Portuguese I. 3 Hours.

Review of basic grammar and further development of oral and reading skills. Prerequisite: PORT 1013 or equivalent.

PORT 2013. Intermediate Portuguese II. 3 Hours.

Continued development of basic speaking comprehension and writing skills and intensive development of reading skills. Prerequisite: PORT 2003 or equivalent.

PORT 2103. Portuguese for Spanish Speakers II. 3 Hours.

This is an accelerated intermediate course in Portuguese. For students who have completed PORT 1103 Portuguese for Spanish Speakers I. Prerequisite: PORT 1103.

PORT 3003. Portuguese Conversation. 3 Hours.

Continuation of the development of communicative skills in Portuguese with intensive readings on topics of Luso-Afro-Brazilian culture and expansion of vocabulary useful for conversation and composition. Prerequisite: PORT 2013 or PORT 2103 or equivalent.

PORT 3013. Brazilian Cinema. 3 Hours.

Examines a variety of topics in Brazilian culture and history through films, documentaries, and literary and cultural texts. Prerequisite: PORT 3003 or equivalent.

PORT 3013H. Honors Brazilian Cinema. 3 Hours.

Examines a variety of topics in Brazilian culture and history through films, documentaries, and literary and cultural texts. Prerequisite: Honors candidacy and PORT 3003 or equivalent.

PORT 3103. Introduction to Luso-Afro-Brazilian Literature. 3 Hours.

Further development of reading skills and introduction to literary commentary and analysis. Prerequisite: PORT 3003 or equivalent.

PORT 3103H. Honors Introduction to Luso-Afro-Brazilian Literature. 3 Hours.

Further development of reading skills and introduction to literary commentary and analysis. Prerequisite: Honors candidacy and PORT 3003 or equivalent.
This course is equivalent to PORT 3103.

PORT 3203. Brazilian Cultural and Social Issues. 3 Hours.

Provides different perspectives on the elements that shape contemporary Brazilian culture and society, focusing on issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality. Taught in English. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

PORT 3203H. Honors Brazilian Cultural and Social Issues. 3 Hours.

Provides different perspectives on the elements that shape contemporary Brazilian culture and society, focusing on issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality.Prerequisite: Honors candidacy and PORT 3003 or equivalent.
This course is equivalent to PORT 3203.