Combined Honours

Portuguese

Portuguese

Overview

Discover our range of Portuguese modules for 2019-20.

Find out about modules available for:

The range of modules offered may change each academic year.

Find reading lists  on our website. 

Further information

For further information about this subject, including any pre-requisites, visit the Portuguese subject page.

You can also contact your Subject Adviser.

Stage 1

Find out about Portuguese modules for Stage 1.

Level A

Students study the following 40 credits in Stage 1.

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
POR1065 Level A (HE Entry Level) Portuguese I 20 1
POR1066 Level A (HE Entry Level) Portuguese II (Pre-requisite POR1065) 20 2

Stage 2

Find out about Portuguese modules for Stage 2.

Level B

Students can choose 40 or 60 credits in Stage 2.

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
POR2010 Level B (HE Intermediate) Portuguese (Pre-requisites POR1065 and POR1066) 20 1&2
SPA1019 Introduction to History, Culture & Society of the Iberian Peninsula 20 1&2
POR2001

Cultures and Societies of the Portuguese-Speaking World

20  1&2

Intercalating Year

Students taking a language as a subject must spend an entire academic year abroad, between Stages 2 and 3, in a country where their chosen language is spoken. This is your Intercalating Stage.

While abroad you will take the following modules: SML3004 Year Abroad ePortfolio (100 credits) and SML3006 Study Abroad (20 credits) or SML3007/8 Year Abroad Placement (20 credits).

Find further information about your Intercalating Year Abroad.

Stage 3

Find out about Portuguese modules for Stage 3.

Students would study either 40, 60 or 80 credits from the list below in Stage 3. 

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

Level C

Compulsory module:

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
POR4010 Level C (HE Advanced) Portuguese (Pre-requisite POR2010) 20 1&2

Optional modules:

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
LAS2028 Diversidad Cultural en America Latina 20

1&2

LAS2030 Comparative History of Hispano-America and Brazil: from Independence to the Mexican Revolution (1789/1810-1917) 20

1

LAS2032 Caribbean Imagaries: Image, Text, Music 20

2

POR4003 Lusophone Borderlines: Borders and Crossings in Portuguese-Speaking Cultures 20

1&2

SML4099 Dissertation 20 1&2