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Portuguese
Chair: R. John McCaw, CRT 729, 229-4257
Portuguese Program Coord: Ricardo Vasconcelos, CRT 717, 229-2970

Students on Wait List MUST attend class every day during the add period in order to retain their place on the list.

Students who do not attend classes in which they are registered may be administratively dropped. Students who do not attend the first class meeting are subject to this policy. See Registration portion of this Schedule for information about fees for students dropped by department.

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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PORTUGS-104: Second-Semester Portuguese (4 units; U )

Continuation of Portugs 103.

Notes:
Prereq: Portugs 103(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
Enroll in LEC 401 & LAB 801.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 20962 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MTWR 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo CRT 227  
      LAB 801 20963 - 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo TBA  
Lab completed through independent study.

PORTUGS-110: Accelerated Portuguese I (3 units; U )

Accelerated beginner-level course designed to enable students to develop comprehensive listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in Portuguese.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22545 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo NWQ G578  
    3 LEC 002 33195 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo CRT B19  

PORTUGS-197: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. Retakable w/change in topic.

Notes:
Retakable w/change in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 33877 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

PORTUGS-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult department chair.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa, cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 22302 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Consent required to audit.

PORTUGS-204: Fourth-Semester Portuguese (3 units; U )

Intermediate-level continuation of Portugs 203. Development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing; review of first-year grammatical concepts. Readings in modern literary and non-literary texts.

Notes:
Prereq: Portugs 203(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20703 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Vasconcelos, Ricardo CRT B19  

PORTUGS-225: Understanding Brazil: (3 units; U ; HU)

Topics in Brazilian culture and society.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Immigration, natl id in the Brazilian Melting-Pot
HU   3 LEC 001 22303 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo CRT B19  

PORTUGS-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18843 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Portuguese for Foreigners I
    6 LEC 102 34407 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Rio de Jaineiro, Brazil.

PORTUGS-397: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 33862 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

PORTUGS-457: Seminar in Luso-Brazilian Literature (3 units; U/G )

Survey introduction to Brazilian, Portuguese, and/or African literature.

Notes:
Taught in Portuguese with readings in Portuguese. To count towards the Portuguese minor, course work must be written in Portuguese. Graduate students may complete work in Spanish or Portuguese. Prereq: jr st or cons. instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 33196 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Vasconcelos, Ricardo CRT 303  
FOCUS: Visions of the Modern in Brazilian and Portuguese Literature

PORTUGS-489: Internship in Portuguese, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of Portuguese in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Portugs; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 21729 - 01/21-05/08 Vasconcelos, Ricardo TBA  

PORTUGS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18844 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

PORTUGS-597: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 33861 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

PORTUGS-697: Study Abroad: (1 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 LEC 101 33860 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

PORTUGS-699: Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under supervision of a Portugs faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit study proposal. For more information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 18153 - 01/21-05/08 Vasconcelos, Ricardo TBA  
Audit never allowed.