This course is intended for intermediate level students with prior level students with prior knowledge of basic Indonesian grammar and vocabulary. This course focuses on basic language skills including speaking, reading, listening, and writing. Students learn to write in longer and more complex ways, including short stories, engage in task-based activities mirroring real-life situations, while gaining an understanding of the cultural contexts in which the language is spoken. Students learn to listen and understand short dialogs, news stories, and video clips, while gaining proficiency in using small talk to start a conversation, speaking on behalf of a group, talking about the climate and weather, hobbies and entertainment, culture and tradition, as well as discussing the latest news.
Prerequisites: INDO 101 or permission of instructor.