PRT364H1: Portuguese Language in the World

Hours

24L

An overview of the varieties of Portuguese spoken in four continents (Europe, South America, Africa, Asia) and a discussion of the structural similarities and differences between the two most extensively studied varieties: European and Brazilian Portuguese. Analysis of linguistic variation in contemporary Portuguese in terms of phonetics, syntax and lexicon. (Offered in alternate years.)

Prerequisite
PRT219Y1 or PRT120Y1 or PRT220Y1 or Permission of the Department
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)