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Course Descriptions

PORTUGUESE


PORT-101   Elementary Portuguese I
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this introductory course, students learn to listen, speak, write and read at a basic level. They also learn about the diverse cultures of the Portuguese- speaking world.  In class instruction  focuses on oral/aural skill development. Writing and readingskills will be developed through assigned work. (4 hours weekly)

PORT-102   Elementary Portuguese II
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

PORT-102 is a continuation  of beginning  Por- tuguese. Students continue  to develop the four basic language skills, particularly oral commu- nication. Students will look inside the cultures of the Portuguese speaking world.  They will develop a project that reflects personal goals for learning Portuguese. (4 hours weekly)

PORT-201   Intermediate  Portuguese I
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this first intermediate-level course, students will further advance their ability to apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to refine their ability to com- municate at an intermediate level by exchanging, interpreting, and presenting information in mul- tiple tenses and contexts; to deepen the compari- sons of Portuguese-speaking cultures’ practices, perspectives, and products  to students’ own cultures; to connect the Portuguese language to other relevant disciplines; and to expand their use of the Portuguese language outside of the classroom in a variety of contexts. Content and supporting language structures and vocabulary will be theme-based, with outcomes measured in a variety of ways, including  task-based activities that support effective communication  around the theme. Prerequisite:  PORT-102 or equivalent proficiency. (4 hours weekly)

PORT-202   Intermediate  Portuguese II
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this second intermediate-level course, students will greatly advance their ability to apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to further refine and expand their ability to communicate at an intermediate level by exchanging, interpreting, and present- ing information  in complex  structures and contexts; to deepen further the comparisons of  Portuguese-speaking cultures’  practices, perspectives, and products  to students’ own cultures; to connect  the Portuguese language to other relevant disciplines and current top- ics; and to expand their use of the Portuguese language outside of the classroom in a variety of complex contexts. Content and supporting language structures  and  vocabular y  will be theme-based, with  outcomes  measured in a variety of ways, including  task-based activities that support effective communication  around the theme. Prerequisite:  PORT-201 or equivalent proficiency. (4 hours weekly)

 


hcc catalogue '11-'12


Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
 
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
 
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Women's Studies - WMST