Vietnamese (VIET)

VIET 110 Elementary Vietnamese I & II

An introduction to the language of North and South Vietnam. Instruction includes reading, writing, speaking and listening. Prerequisite: For the second semester, completion of the first semester or permission of the instructor. Course offered through Penn Language Center

For BA Students: Language Course

Taught by: Nguyen

One-term course offered either term

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit

Notes: Offered trough Penn Language Center.

VIET 111 Elementary Vietnamese II

This is the continuation course to ALAN 110-680 Elementary Vietnamese I. It is intended for learners who want to achieve an elementary-level in Vietnamese. Based on an interactive communication approach, its goal is to train students speaking, listening, reading and writing skills in Vietnamese. Learners are thoroughly involved in communicative activities such as conversations, performance simulations, drills, role-plays, games, etc. there are task-based activities in open communication settings where students can practice Vietnamese, make mistakes, and learn from them. Learners improve their reading and writing abilities by developing their grammar and meaning-based vocabulary.

Course usually offered in fall term

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit

VIET 210 Intermediate Vietnamese I & II

A continuation of ALAN 110, the written and spoken language of Vietnam. Prerequisite: Offered through the Penn Language Center

For BA Students: Language Course

Taught by: Nguyen

One-term course offered either term

Prerequisite: ALAN 110

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit

Notes: Offered through the Penn Language Center.

VIET 211 Intermediate Vietnamese II

This is the continuation course to ALAN 210 680 Interm Vietnamese I. Instruction includes reading, writing, speaking and listening through the use of Conversational Vietnamese textbook, other media,and through students participation in various classroom activities. Learners will also acquaint themselves with Vietnamese culture through lesson content and supplementary course materials. By the end of the course students should be able to further their knowledge of reading and writing skills, enhance their conversation skills, and read and write short narratives.

Course usually offered in fall term

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit

VIET 310 Advanced Vietnamese I

For BA Students: Last Language Course

Taught by: Cang Luu

Course not offered every year

Prerequisite: ALAN 210 OR ALAN 211

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit

VIET 311 Advanced Vietnamese II

Activity: Lecture

1.0 Course Unit