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Portuguese is a Romance language that is spoken by more than 260 million people around the world. It’s the most widely spoken language in South America. Brazilian and European Portuguese are both covered at UWM’s School of Continuing Education. São Paulo, Brazil, has the most  Portuguese speakers in the world.

Whether you want to travel or increase your career opportunities, learning Portuguese can help you reach your goals. You’ll learn vocabulary, sentence structure and pronunciation within each of the five course levels.

The textbook, “Ponto de Encontro,” Second Edition, is used for all five levels of Portuguese.

To register or find details on individual courses, select the course title below.

ACTFL OPIc – Portuguese

July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022 On-Demand Online

Intermediate Portuguese II

6 Wed, Oct 27-Dec 1 Live Online

Intermediate Portuguese III

6 Wed, Jan 12-Feb 16, 2022 Live Online

Intermediate Portuguese IV

6 Wed, Mar 2-Apr 6, 2022 Live Online

Portuguese II

6 Thu, Oct 28-Dec 16 Live Online

Portuguese III

6 Thu, Jan 13-Feb 17, 2022 Live Online

Portuguese IV

6 Thu, Mar 3-Apr 14, 2022 Live Online

Portuguese V

6 Thu, May 5-June 9, 2022 Live Online


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