Training Course - Summer Course in Portuguese Language and Culture - Level A1

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded




ECTS Credits


Course Coordinator(s)

Cristina dos Santos Pereira Martins (crismar@fl.uc.pt)

Isabel Maria de Almeida Santos (imas@fl.uc.pt)

General Objectives of the Course
The course is aimed at international students who wish to improve their knowledge of language and Portuguese culture. The course will provide skills conforming to a A1 level
Learning Objectives and Intended Skills
Communicative competence (spoken and written) in Portuguese, metalinguistic competence and intercultural competence.
Mode of Study
Face to face
Admission Requirements

The course is aimed at students with little or no knowledge of Portuguese. The minimum age for attending the course is 16.

Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Regulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Final grading: Between 10 – 20 values
Study Programme
1st Quarterial
Start date: 28-08-2017
End date: 15-09-2017
2nd Quarterial
Start date: 30-01-2018
End date: 17-02-2018
3rd Quarterial
Start date: 20-06-2018
End date: 20-07-2018