Portugees Module 2

Vakbeschrijving Portugees Module 2
Collegejaar: 2017-2018
Studiegidsnummer: 5651VPM2
Docent(en):
  • A.P. Cardozo de Souza MA
Voertaal: Portugees
Blackboard: Ja
EC: 5
Niveau: 100
Periode: Semester 2, Blok III
Onderwijstijd in uren
(excl. zelfstudie):
39:00 uur
  • Wel Keuzevak
  • Geen Contractonderwijs
  • Wel Exchange
  • Wel Study Abroad
  • Geen Avondonderwijs
  • Geen A-la-Carte en Aanschuifonderwijs
  • Geen Honours Class

Admission requirements

Portuguese Module 1 or equivalent (contact tutor for guidance).

Description

This course builds on the communication skills developed in Portuguese Module 1, developing further the ability of expressing past events, experiences, wishes etc. Moreover, whilst developing language skills, the course aims at familiarizing students further with elements of Brazilian culture through the use of authentic materials.

Course objectives

This basic user course covers the four key skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. By the end of the course, students will be familiar with elementary language structures and a selection of practical vocabulary clusters.

European Framework for Languages:
Listening A2+/B1.1
Reading A2+/B1.1
Spoken Interaction A2+/B1.1
Spoken Production A2+/B1.1
Writing A2+/B1.1

Timetable

Timetable LAS

Mode of instruction

Seminars

Course Load

Total hours for the course: 140 hours:

  • Seminar attendance: 36 hours (6 hours per week x 6 weeks);
  • Assignments and preparation: 42 hours (6 hours per week x 6 weeks);
  • Exams: 3 hours;
  • Exam preparation: 31 hours;
  • Composition: 28 hours.

Assessment method

Assessments:

Written assessments:
- Written Final Exam (40%) (1-2 hours)
- Composition (15%) (1-2 hours)
- Assignments (20%)

Oral assessments:
- Oral Exam (Final) (25%) (7-15 minutes)

Written exams include linguistic exercises (e.g., fill-the-gap, short answer, etc.), written comprehension, listening comprehension, and short essay.
Oral assessment consists of a question/answer session.

The final mark for the course is established by determining the weighted average.

Weighing

Written assessments:
- Written Final Exam (40%) (1-2 hours)
- Composition (15%) (1-2 hours)
- Assignments (20%)

Oral assessments:
- Oral Exam (Final) (25%) (7-15 minutes)

Written exams include linguistic exercises (e.g., fill-the-gap, short answer, etc.), written comprehension, listening comprehension, and short essay.
Oral assessment consists of a question/answer session.

The final mark for the course is established by determining the weighted average.

Resit

For relevant component

Exam review

How and when an exam review will take place will be disclosed together with the publication of the exam results at the latest. If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will have to be organized.

Blackboard

Blackboard will be used for:

• providing study materials

Reading list

Emma Eberlein, Novo Avenida Brasil 2 (São Paulo: EPU). 2010 edition or later.
Isabel Coimbra and Olga M. Coimbra, Gramática Ativa 1. (Versão brasileira – Lamartine Bião Oberg) (Porto: Lidel). [very good selection of grammar exercises, with answers provided].

Additional materials are supplied by Tutors.

Registration

Enrolment through uSis is mandatory.

General information about uSis is available in English and Dutch

Registration Studeren à la carte and Contractonderwijs

Not applicable

Contact information

For questions about the content of the course, you can contact the teacher:
A.P. Cardozo de Souza MA

Coordinator of Studies: A.C. Wapenaar MA

Administrations Office: van Wijkplaats

Remarks

Students who miss more than 3 classes can not take the exams.

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