Study Plan of Bachelor of Arts in Portuguese Studies

Last updated:06 Dec 2018


General Education Programme Information

Study Plan

Year I

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
PTSB110Language Laboratory: Development of Pronunciation and Production I3
PTSB111Introduction to the Comprehension of Written Portuguese I3
PTSB112Introduction to Portuguese Language I3
PTSB113Communicating in Portuguese3
PTSB114Living Portuguese3
PTSB120Language Laboratory: Development of Pronunciation and Production II3
PTSB121Introduction to the Comprehension of Written Portuguese II3
PTSB122Introduction to Portuguese Language II3
PTSB123Introduction to Conversation3
PTSB124Introduction to the culture of the Portuguese-speaking World3
SASG100University Life0
2 General Education Courses – “English Language” Courses6
Total Credits:36

Year II

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
PTSB210Language Laboratory: Development of Pronunciation and Production III3
PTSB211Structure of Portuguese I3
PTSB212Writing I3
PTSB213Portuguese Language and Culture I3
PTSB214Conversation I3
PTSB220Language Laboratory: Development of Pronunciation and Production IV3
PTSB221Structure of Portuguese II3
PTSB222Writing II3
PTSB223Portuguese Language and Culture II3
PTSB224Conversation II3
1 General Education Course – “Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning” Course3
1 General Education Course – “Information Technology and Knowledge Society” Course3
1 General Education Course – “Physical Education” Course 1
Total Credits:37

Year III

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
PTSB311Practical Writing for Professional Purposes I3
PTSB312Advanced Intermediate Comprehension and Production Skills I3
PTSB320Portuguese Language and Culture of the Lusophone Countries II3
PTSB321Practical Writing for Professional Purposes II3
PTSB322Advanced Intermediate Comprehension and Production Skills II3
General Education Course – “Communication” Course
PTSB310Portuguese Language and Culture of the Lusophone Countries I3
General Education Course – “World Histories and Cultures” Course
PTSB326Modern and Contemporary History of the Portuguese-speaking Nations II3
General Education Course – “Physical Science and the World” Course3
General Education Course – “Life Science, Health and the Human Condition” Course3
2 Required Elective Courses from the following:6
PTSB313Translation I (Portuguese-Chinese)
PTSB314Introduction to Portuguese Linguistics
PTSB315Introduction to the Study of the Literature of the Portuguese speaking World I
PTSB316Modern and Contemporary History of the Portuguese speaking Nations I
PTSB317Special Topic I
PTSB318Special Topic II
1 Required Elective Course from the following:
PTSB323Translation II (Chinese-Portuguese)3
PTSB324Portuguese Linguistics: Grammar3
PTSB325Introduction to the Study of the Literature of the Portuguese speaking World I3
PTSB327Special Topic III3
PTSB328Special Topic IV3
Total Credits:36

Year IV

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
PTSB410Advanced Portuguese Language and Culture of the Lusophone Countries I3
PTSB411Research and Report Writing I3
PTSB412Advanced Comprehension and Production Skills I3
PTSB420Advanced Portuguese Language and Culture of the Lusophone Countries II3
PTSB421Research and Report Writing II3
PTSB422Advanced Comprehension and Production Skills II3
1 General Education Course – “Macao, China and other Societies” Course
PTSB416Contemporary Society and Institutions of the Portuguese speaking Nations I3
1 General Education Course – “Visual and Performing Arts” Course1
PTSB429Portuguese language Drama
1 General Education Course – “Values, Ethics and Meaning of Life” Course3
1 Required Elective Course from the following:3
PTSB413Advanced Translation I (Portuguese-Chinese)
PTSB414Interpreting I (Portuguese-Chinese)
PTSB415Teaching Portuguese as a Foreign Language I
PTSB417Special Topic V
PTSB418Special Topic IV
1 Required Elective Course from the following:3
PTSB423Advanced Translation II (Chinese-Portuguese)
PTSB424Interpreting II (Chinese-Portuguese)
PTSB425Teaching Portuguese as a Foreign Language II
PTSB426Contemporary Society and Institutions of the Portuguesespeaking Nations II
PTSB427Special Topic VII
PTSB428Special Topic VIII
Total Credits:33