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Writing and Speaking Portuguese

POBS 0400 S01 [CRN: 16708]

Designed to improve the students' ability in contemporary spoken and written Portuguese. Using such cultural items as short stories, plays, films, videos, newspaper and magazine articles, and popular music, students discuss a variety of topics with the aim of developing good communication skills. Attention also given to developing writing ability. A systematic review of Portuguese grammar is included. Prerequisite: POBS 0200, or POBS 0110, or placement. Conducted in Portuguese. Completion of POBS 0400 is the minimum requirement for participation in the Brown-in-Brazil Program. Offered every semester.
Section specific notes:
Meets MW 10-10:50 and TTh from 10:30-11:50 in person via Zoom. Students are expected to attend these online sessions.
Fall 2020
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Writing - Designated Courses
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10:00 - 10:50 Mon, Wed - from Sep 9, 2020 to Dec 11, 2020
10:30 - 11:50 Tue, Thu - from Sep 9, 2020 to Dec 11, 2020
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