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.
Registration Fee: $30.00
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.
At the end of the course, the student will be able to:
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.
Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language Hardcover – January 14, 2007 by Anna Klobucka; Indicative (amazon.com) price: $34.50
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