The Intensive Advanced Diploma in Portuguese is a one year full time course.
Candidates who have passed the Senior School Certificate Examination
(10+2) of the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, or an
examination recognised as equivalent thereto with an aggregate of at least 45% marks are eligible to apply.
39 seats are available.
Candidates are required to appear for a language aptitude test. The test will aim at establishing the applicant’s ability to think logically, to apply simple structures of an artificial language and to write an essay. The date for the test will be announced by the Department.
Sale of Forms
24th June 2014; 10:00 am
Receipt of Forms
5th July 2014 upto 1:00 pm
Date of Entrance Test
18th July 2014; 11:00 am
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
Grammatical concepts and Applied Portuguese [I]
A. Comprehension of unseen passage
B. Grammatical Concepts
C. Description of a picture
D. Communicative Contents
Grammatical concepts and Applied Portuguese [II]
A. Grammatical concepts and Applied Grammar
B. Translation of simple texts from English into Portuguese
C. Communicative Contents
Culture and Literature
A. Introduction to some aspects of the Portuguese Cultural History (Between History and Legend)
B. Introduction to 20th century Portuguese Literature
Poetry / Short stories / Drama
A. General conversation
B. Questions on culture and literature