Portuguese Studies, Minor


Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures

Portuguese Studies Minor Requirements

Lower-division courses: PORT 1A, PORT 1B (8 units) (see notes 1 and 2)
Upper-division courses - select from: PORT 101, PORT 102, PORT 103, HUM 105 (9 units)
Approved electives - 3 units (see note 3)

Total: 20 units

Advising Notes

  1. Students can enroll directly in PORT 1B, PORT 2A and PORT 2B with permission of instructor. Enrolling in lower level language classes prior to higher level is recommended.
  2. Students with two or more years of high school Portuguese credit can waive elementary level language courses (PORT 1A and PORT 1B).
  3. Approved elective course must have subject matter dealing with the Portuguese-speaking countries, or must focus on issues affecting those areas. See advisor for details.
  4. The Minor in Portuguese Studies Minor also requires a 2.0 GPA and 6 upper-division units in residence.
  5. Independent Study Course (1-3 units) must be approved by advisor.


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