Portuguese B1.2
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Portugali keel B1.2
Course title in English
Portuguese B1.2
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2020/2021  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2020/2021  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The objective is to develop skills of communication in Portuguese in different everyday situations, considering the respective cultural background and exchanging necessary quantitative information.
Prepare students for work with topics and materials related to their field of study. Upon completion of the course the students must achieve B1 level (communication threshold) language proficiency according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Brief description of the course
Integrated developing of all four part-skills of a foreign language (listening, reading, speaking, writing) following the content of B1 level on the scale of the European Council´s common framework for languages.
Acquiring different reading strategies. Text creation (private letters, short presentations, essays on topics completed, etc.). Media, Television, Entertainment.
Independent work
Individual work involves fulfilling home assignments, homereading, work with dictionaries, preparation for individual and group presentations both in oral and written form.
Learning outcomes in the course
Ability to grasp the gist of everyday speech or radio and TV programmes;
Comprehension of written texts which include frequently used words and phrases;
Ability to communicate on familiar topics of interest;
Skills of exploiting grammatical structures;
Ability to justify and clarify personal opinions in oral and written form;
Ability to give an overview of topics in the area of specialisation;
Ability to pass an exam on B1 level.
Assessment methods
Written and oral examination
Ana Sofia Chermont de Magalhaes
Replacement literature
Õppematerjalid, mis vastavad B1 tasemele. /Study materials appropriate to B1 level.