Minor In Portuguese

Six courses (18-20 credits) numbered 1000-4999 are required. The distribution of courses depends on the individual student’s proficiency level. See the faculty advisor in Portuguese for more information.

  • A maximum of two Portuguese courses at the 1000 level 0-8
  • A minimum of four Portuguese courses at the 2000 level or higher 12
  • Minors are awarded only at the time of completion of the bachelor’s degree and cannot be awarded either as a stand-alone program of study or after completion of the first bachelor’s degree.
  • Students may substitute PORT 1021 Portuguese for Spanish Speakers or intermediate/advanced level courses for the beginning PORT 1001 and PORT 1002.
  • The minor in Portuguese requires 6 courses (18 credits minimum) in Portuguese.
  • Note: For the Spanish Major, up to two Portuguese courses may be taken in place of two Spanish 2000/3000-level courses.

Learn more about the Minor in Portuguese

Montserrat Piera
438 Anderson Hall
(215) 204-8285

Portuguese Advisor:
Adam Joseph Shellhorse, Portuguese Minor and Brazilian Studies Advisor
440 Anderson Hall
(215) 204-8285

Michelle Xu
429 Anderson Hall
(215) 204-5628