Certificate In Portuguese (Intermediate) - School Of Professional And Continuing Education, Hku

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    Certificate In Portuguese (Intermediate) - School Of Professional And Continuing Education, Hku








    120 hours (Part Time)


    10 months




    Applicants Shall Have: (A)(I) Obtained The Certificate In Portuguese (Introductory), Awarded Within The Hku System Through Hku Space; Or (Ii) Studied Approximately 110-130 Hours Of Portuguese At A Different Institution; And (B) Sufficient English Proficiency To Follow Simple Explanations In English. [Other Applicants May Be Interviewed If Necessary To Confirm Their Suitability For The Programme, E.G. If They Have Studied A Similar Number Of Hours Elsewhere Or Have Alternative Experience Learning The Language, Such As A Study Visit To The Country.]


    (1) Spending Time With Friends: Social Talk, Describing A Person And Character, Talking About Events In One’S Life, Cultural Activities, Free Time Activities, Tense Practice: “Preterito Imperfeito”. (10 Hours) (2) Reading Promotional And Commercial Adverts: Expressing Opinion, Giving Advice, Tense Practice: “Infinitivo Pessoal” And “Infinitive Impessoal” (10 Hours) (3) Television And Music: Talking About Tv Programmes And Music, Making Comparisons (With Superlative And Comparative Forms), Tense Practice:”Participio Passado” And “Pretérito Mais-Que-Perfeito Composto”. (10 Hours) (4) Past Events: Talking About Fashions From The Past, Exchanging Memories Of Childhood, Describing Changes In A Town, Describing A Photo, Looking For Information In A Press Article, Imperfect Tense, Present Conditional, Pronoun Forms, Portuguese Cities Today And In The Past. (10 Hours) (5) Workplace Information Exchange: Talking About The Internet, Terms From The Internet, Offering Help, Telephone Language, Making Lists Of Office Tasks, Vocabulary Of Devices Of Communication, Mobile Phones And Text Messages, Imperative Forms, Indefinite Adjectives. (10 Hours) (6) Telling Tales: Recounting Events From Films, A Trip, A Book Etc, Reading An Extract From A Portuguese Story, Writing A Journal Entry, Talking About A Newspaper Story, Keeping A Conversation Going, Talking About A Holiday Experience, Comparison Of Past Tense Forms. (10 Hours) (7) The Future: Expressing Doubts About Something, Informal Telephone Conversation About Future Plans, Reading A Poem, Discussing Wishes For Future, Talking About Health Problems In A Pharmacy, Horoscopes, Future Simple Tense. (20 Hours) (8) Travel In Portuguese-Speaking Countries And Macao: Things To Do In Portugal And Comparing With Your Own Country, Asking For Help, Popular Celebrations In Brazil And Portugal, Reading About Life As A Foreigner In Portugal, Discussing Life In A Foreign Country, Presenting One’S Own Town, Modal Verbs, Expressing A Hypothesis With The Future Simple. (20 Hours) (9) Different Portuguese-Speaking Countries/Macao: African Countries, Brazil, Portugal And Macao: Similarities And Differences. (20 Hours)