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Our Portuguese classes are small, allowing for special  attention to each student. In Portuguese 101 and 102, you will acquire the four basic skills for communication: reading, writing, speaking and listening. Portuguese 201 expands these skills, and introduces students to brief cultural readings. Portuguese 202 emphasizes language, culture, and human and physical geography.  We also offer a summer study abroad in Brazil.  Portuguese fulfills the language requirement at the College of Charleston.

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Portuguese Courses


Prof. Luci Moreira
Prof. Jose Moreira

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Events include: Feijoada (typical Brazilian dinner), Concert of Brazilian music, Samba lessons, Bate-Papo! (conversation table), Films, Cooking classes, Lectures, Game nights, Soccer in the Square, Capoeira.  Events vary according to the semsester.

Portuguese Club Officers for 2014-15:

President: Martha Lilli Mack
Vice President: Joe Colella
Vice President: Taylor Boatman
Secretary: Kathleen Crotty
Treasurer: Maggie Lucci
Publicity and Social Media: Tori Rego
                                     Kate Willingham
                                     Taylor Boatman
Advisor: Dr. Luci Moreira, 843-953-6753,

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Video HighlightStudents Study Abroad in Brazil
College of Charleston student Casey Wadsworth traveled to Brazil for college credit and to experience life outside of the United States for the first time.
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