Adv Colloq Portuguese


Advanced conversation and composition through the study of colloquial Portuguese as a catalyst of popular culture; extensive comparisons of popular sayings, expressions, and proverbs; emphasis on oral communication. Contemporary short texts, "telenovelas," video, music, and Internet sources. Highlights differences between Portuguese as spoken in Portugal and Brazilian Portuguese (syntax, vocabulary, spelling); transmits a sense of African, Azorian, and Asian Portuguese, and United States Portuguese communities. Instructor: Silva
Prerequisites: Portuguese 203 or consent of instructor.

Day / Time
MWF 10:20 AM-11:10 AM

Social Sciences 124

Silva, Magda