Vietnamese 1A: Introductory Vietnamese – 001

Category: Languages
Course #: 23324
Units: 5
Times and Locations:

MTuWThF 11am-12pm SOCS78

An introduction to modern spoken and written Vietnamese, including intensive drill on basic phonology and grammar. The first semester emphasizes phonetic concepts, syllable formations and tonal distinctions along with simple sentence structures in everyday topics. By the end of the second semester, students should be able to function successfully in ordinary Vietnamese conversation and read simple texts of moderate difficulty.