Portuguese for international business

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Syllabus of the Subject: Portuguese for international business (210 million people)

  1. Introduction to the Portuguese grammar
  2. Cases: Conversation for international business English - Portuguese
  3. Cases of the international marketing English - Portuguese (with audio)

Objectives:

  1. To improve their reading comprehension and develop the reading comprehension skills
  2. To build the pronunciation and intonation skills
  3. To understand the information related to international business (letters, webs, email, news...)
  4. To improve the writing capabilities of Portuguese
The Subject (e-learning) “Portuguese for international business” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Bachelors, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI Business School & HA University:
  1. Master's Degree (e-learning): International Business, Foreign Trade, Africa, America
  2. Doctorate DIB Business in America, Africa

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Higher Education in Spanish EENI Post-secondary Education in French EENI Tertiary Education in Portuguese EENI

Description of the Subject (Portuguese for international business):

For this course the students will need to have a basic knowledge of Portuguese (Pt) language (which includes basic vocabulary and grammar).

Portuguese: Spoken by 210 million people, the seventh most widely spoken language, official in eight countries.

Why study Portuguese?

- Spoken by 210 million people, Portuguese is the seventh most widely spoken language in the World.
- Portuguese is the official language of eight countries: Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal, São Tomé and Príncipe and Timor-Leste, and an unofficial language in numerous linguistic islands in China (Macau) and India.
- There are 1.3 million native speakers of Portuguese living in the United States.
- Since it is so important and so rarely studied, knowledge of Portuguese is a very marketable skill, especially in commerce and banking.
- The richness of Literature in Portuguese is astonishing: from The Lusiads - the great epic poem of the European Renaissance, to the modern Brazilian novel - the best-kept secret in the Western Hemisphere.
- Brazil is the eighth largest economy in the World and features the Amazon jungle, enormous urban cities such as Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, and 6,000 miles of beaches.

Reading and comprehension of Portuguese Literature texts and articles.

- Cases of conversations I: International Business: 100 bilingual conversations in Portuguese and English.
- Cases of conversations II (with audios): International Marketing. 170 bilingual conversations in Portuguese and English.

English - Portuguese
English Portuguese

At the end of the course, students will be able to translate texts with the help of the dictionary.

Audio English - Portuguese
Audio English Portuguese

Languages - French - Spanish

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