Student Learning Outcomes for Minor Programs in World Languages:
Upon successful completion of the program, the student will:
- Demonstrate an advanced level of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, writing,
2. Be able to apply critical thinking and analytical reasoning to the linguistic, literary, historical and cultural components of the language.
3. Demonstrate mastery of the five goals of world language study: communication, cultures, connection, comparisons, and communities.
Students may include up to six (6) semester hours of study abroad credits for minor programs.
The program of study for a minor in Portuguese consists of a minimum of eighteen (18) semester hours above the elementary level. The intermediate level of the language is a prerequisite to all upper level courses leading toward the minor. To satisfy the minor requirements, all courses must be taken and completed with a grade of C or better.
POR 2310 Brazilian Culture
POR 2311 Intermediate Portuguese I
POR 2312 Intermediate Portuguese II
POR 3309 Portuguese Conversation and Pronunciation (fall semester only)
POR 3310 Portuguese Composition and Grammar (spring semester only)
POR 3312 Cultures of the Portuguese-Speaking World
POR 3333 Survey of Literature in Portuguese