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Study Portuguese this Spring

November 19, 2018

PORT 201 Offered in Spring 2019

Enroll in PORT 201, which covers modern texts, compositions, conversation and a systematic review of Portuguese grammar. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: either PORT 103 or PORT 105.

PORT 201 will be offered at 9:30 am, Monday to Friday, in Raitt 107  (SPRING 2019).
Please contact Eduardo Silva at if you have taken Portuguese before or if you have any questions about the class. Visit the Spanish and Portuguese Studies website for more information.


  • Portuguese is an important global language for business and international relations, spoken by approximately 260 million people.
  • Portuguese is considered a critical language by the United States Department of Defense.
  • Brazil is the 8th largest world economy.
  • Portuguese is the official language of eight countries, including Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, and Angola.

Students taking PORT 105 are encouraged to apply for the following scholarships:

FLAS (Foreign Language and Area Studies) – Deadline: Jan 31, 2019