The intensive Advanced Portuguese course with a 140 contact hours of language instruction involves about 20 hours a week, four hours per day (9am-13pm) , five days a week. Students will be graded on two oral tests 40%; a final exam 30%; participation and attendance 20%; homework 10%.
This course is designed to lead students to mastery. By the end of this course, students will be able to express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions, use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes, produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organizational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices, and recognize implicit meaning. (CEFR)
The cost of the seven-week program is $2,500 that includes the tuition fee and local excursions.
Housing and Meals are not included. *
*The program can assist you in locating a house or an apartment near campus.