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CS92PROD
Portuguese and the Luso-Brazilian Short Story (CLAC.50)
CGST 264
Spring 2024
Section: 01  

This course offers students a chance to read and discuss short stories written in Portuguese from around the world (Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique, and Macao). It is open to students with intermediate or advanced Portuguese. Heritage learners and students with native Portuguese, both spoken and written, are also welcome. Assignments will include presentations and written work in Portuguese; assessment will be tailored to each student's language background.

All classroom discussion will be in Portuguese. Readings/films will be discussed weekly, including topics of language and content. Everyone will participate in discussions. Each class will include a short presentation (5-10 minutes) by a student on the week's assignment, including a brief introduction of the text, author, and geographical/historical context. Each student will contribute a discussion question before class on the assignment.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA CGST
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on JUN-14-2024
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