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The Gaucho Culture

The Gaucho Culture: One of the faces of Brazilian cultural diversity

CULTURA GAÚCHA: UMA FACE DA DIVERSIDADE CULTURAL BRASILEIRA
A BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE COURSE

Objective:

This course aims at integrating the learning of content about the Gaucho culture and Rio Grande do Sul, a state in Southern Brazil, with the learning of Brazilian Portuguese in beginner level (no prior knowledge needed).

The Gaucho Culture is a free, non-credit course, and is open to students, faculty and staff of Concordia University of Edmonton.

Content:

  • Reading, writing, and listening texts in Portuguese in beginner level.
  • Main features and traditions of the Gaucho culture.
  • Vocabulary and expressions to talk about personal information.
  • Asking and answering simple personal questions.

Schedule:

Every Thursday from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm in HA 342

Total: 20 hours

The course starts on February 14, 2019 and will run until April 25, 2019.

You are invited to register at any time – even mid-way through the course! Register by email to Marcela Fischer.

Teacher:

Marcela Fischer
Major in Portuguese/English Languages and Literature
Email: mfische1@student.concordia.ab.ca

 

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