Portuguese Courses Offered

PORTUGS 103 - First-Semester Portuguese (4 units; U)
Beginner-level Portuguese; listening, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar. Prereq: none.
PORTUGS 104 - Second-Semester Portuguese (4 units; U)
Continuation of Portugs 103. Prereq: Portugs 103(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
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. Prereq: none.
PORTUGS 192 - First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U)
Specific topics announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered. Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
PORTUGS 197 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/change in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
PORTUGS 199 - Independent Study (1-3 units; U)
For further information, consult department chair. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 GPA, cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.
PORTUGS 203 - Third-Semester Portuguese (3 units; U)
Intermediate-level continuation of Portugs 104. Development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing; review of first-year grammatical concepts. Readings in modern literary and non-literary texts. Prereq: Portugs 104(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).
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. Prereq: Portugs 203(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).
PORTUGS 215 - Portuguese Weekend Immersion Experience: (1 units; U)
Immersion experience for students at the intermediate and advanced levels designed to expose them to the Portuguese language and culture. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: Portugs 104(P) or 110(P) or cons instr.
PORTUGS 225 - Understanding Brazil: (3 units; U)
Topics in Brazilian culture and society. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.
PORTUGS 277 - Portuguese Discussion Section: (1-2 units; U)
Discussion in Portuguese, designed to broaden perspectives, improve language skills. Offered in conjunction w/courses in other disciplines (Anthro, Hist, Pol Sci, etc). May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: Portugs 204(P) or cons instr.
PORTUGS 289 - Internship in Portuguese, Lower Division (1-3 units; U)
Application of basic principles of Portuguese in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship.May be retaken to 3 cr max. Prereq: intro course in Portugs; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
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. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
PORTUGS 299 - Ad Hoc: (1-6 units; U)
Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only dept & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: none; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
PORTUGS 310 - Advanced Composition and Conversation (3 units; U)
Designed to develop students' oral and writing skills. Prereq: Portugs 204(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
PORTUGS 313 - Advanced Speaking and Listening (3 units; U)
Practice in speaking and listening for advanced students through discussion of Luso-Brazilian audiovisual and/or multi-media cultural tools; follow-up reading, writing, and grammar activities. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro crs). Prereq: Portugs 204(P) or equiv.
PORTUGS 360 - Luso-Brazilian Culture: (3 units; U)
One or more aspects of contemporary culture in the Portuguese-speaking world. In English.May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
PORTUGS 380 - Luso-Brazilian Literature in Translation: (3 units; U)
Selected works of Brazilian, Portuguese, and/or African Lusophone literature from different periods and genres, and representing several subjects. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
PORTUGS 397 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
PORTUGS 446 - The Portuguese-Speaking World: Sociolinguistic Perspectives (3 units; U/G)
Examination of the history and development of Portuguese language and sociolinguistics in Portugal, Brazil, and former Portuguese colonies in Africa and Asia . To count toward Portugs minor, coursework must be done in Portugs. Prereq: jr st.
PORTUGS 457 - Seminar in Luso-Brazilian Literature (3 units; U/G)
Survey introduction to Brazilian, Portuguese, and/or African literature. 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.
PORTUGS 489 - Internship in Portuguese, Upper Division (1-3 units; U)
Application of advanced principles of Portuguese in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship.May be retaken to 3 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Portugs; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
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. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
PORTUGS 499 - Ad Hoc: (1-6 units; U)
Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only dept & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
PORTUGS 597 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U/G)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
PORTUGS 697 - Study Abroad: (1 units; U/G)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
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. May be retaken for cr. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.