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Register for ELEMENTARY BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE-101, INTENSIVE Course

Language: Portuguese | Level: Beginner | Course Length: 5 weeks | Location: Arlington, VA; also offered in Greenbelt, MD
Start Date: 10/14/2014 | Time: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Price: $320.00.00
Registration Fee: $30.00
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Total: $350.00

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ELEMENTARY BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE-101, INTENSIVE

Language: Portuguese | Level: Beginner | Course Length: 5 weeks | Location: Arlington, VA; also offered in Greenbelt, MD
Start Date: 10/14/2014 | Time: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Price: $320.00.00
Registration Fee: $30.00
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Total: $350.00

Download Class Syllabus

This course requires no previous knowledge of Portuguese. Classes meet at Dictyon twice a week. Each session lasts 2.5 hours and is divided into three 50-minute instruction periods. In Brazilian Portuguese 101 emphasis is placed on pronunciation, high-frequency vocabulary building, basic grammar, and conversation. Reading and listening materials, conversations and lectures have been selected to reflect life in Brazil today.

Objectives

At the end of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Produce and understand short, memorized phrases
  • Ask questions or make statements with reasonable accuracy using memorized utterances
  • Read isolated words and phrases, personal and place names, street signs, office and shop designations
  • Write own name, nationality, address, etc., such as on a hotel registration form

Maximum Group Size

As with all our classes, in order to maximize our students’ learning experience the maximum number of students per group is limited to 5.

Materials

Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language Hardcover – January 14, 2007 by Anna Klobucka; Indicative (amazon.com) price: $34.50

Brazilian Student Activities Manual for Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language Paperback; by Clemence de Jouet-Pastre, et al.; Indicative (amazon.com) price:  $73.71


*You can cancel your class registration for a full refund up to 5 days prior to the class start date. If you cancel between 4 and 1 days prior to the class start date, we will retain the $30 registration fee and refund the remaining amount. No refunds will be issued after 1 day prior to class start date.