Our program provides classes that are designed to develop students’ skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking, and to foster an appreciation of the rich cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world. Our program follows a communicative, task-based approach, where students actively engage in activities that foster the exchange of real world information. Students of Portuguese at Modern also acquire a solid grammatical foundation. Our instructors are either native or near-native speakers of Portuguese, and are constantly praised for their creativity, dedication, and enthusiasm in their classes. 


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Study plan

✓ Short-Term

✓ Mid-Term

✓ Long-Term

Small groups

✓ Flexible Schedule

8 students or less

Individual training

instructor match




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(You will need about 30 uninterrupted minutes to complete)


  • a1/a2


    These levels sequence are designed for students with no previous classroom instruction or functional ability in Portuguese, and but experience or profciency in Spanish. Most students completing this course sequence will be able to initiate, sustain, and close a conversation dealing with familiar topics, and will be able to write short narratives and read authentic texts based on specific reading strategies. 

  • b1/b2


    Students enrolling in this sequence will have completed successfully one year of Portuguese and will have a profciency level of “novice high,” “intermediate low or mid,” according to our profciency guidelines. In this class, they will strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and improve their mastery of the language while increasing vocabulary and functional communicative ability. Most students successfully completing this sequence will emerge with a profciency level of “intermediate high.” Depending on motivation, effort, and previous knowledge some students may progress to a level of “advanced low” or “advanced mid” during this sequence. 

  • c1/c2


    Students enrolling in this sequence must meet a profciency level of “intermediate high” or “advanced low” according to our profciency guidelines. Students enrolled in this level are able to watch authentic TV programs, read authentic texts and communicate with Portuguese speakers on several different familiar topics. In this level, they will continue to strengthen their knowledge of grammatical and syntactical structures and will continue to master the language, while increasing rich and diverse vocabulary and coping with unfamiliar topics through extensive reading. They will practice writing and speaking at different registers; and they will study cultural and literary texts in depth. Students completing this sequence will emerge with a profciency level of “advanced mid or high”. 

business courses

Modern offers a wide array of business discussions and presentations based on academic topics and administered by highly trained professionals. 

Total intensive

Why ‘Totally Intensive?', with Total Immersion, we focus on intensive Portuguese study in a relaxed atmosphere. 

Translation services

Modern provides Document Translation Services that are exclusively run by native–speaking professionals, not machines! 

Accelerated Training



Human Resources

Business Law

Logistics Management

Working Across Cultures

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