Starts: 11 Jan 2022
Portuguese Stage 1 Unit 1
What you will learn
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- communicate in everyday situations (e.g. invite a friend out for a drink)
- ask for clarficiatrion (e.g. 'não entendo' and 'pode repetir?')
- give basic information about yourself (.e.g. sou dentista)
- make requests (e.g. quero)
Class format and activities
Emphasis will be placed on speaking and listening than reading and writing. In addition to ongoing support from your tutor, there will be opportunities for you to study collaboratively as well as other opportunities to develop learner independence.Assessment Methods: Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets, linked to the learning outcomes and future goals i.e.: progression to an advanced- level course. In order to ensure you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor.
No previous knowledge of Portuguese is required. This course is suitable for complete beginners or rusty low-level learners.
What you need to know before you enrol
Excellent attendance and punctuality is required from all students. This course requires study outside of class time (at least 40 minutes a week).
What you need
You will need a vocabulary book and pen and paper.
What you can do next
Portuguese Stage 1 Unit 2