Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   Introduction to Tagalog Language

 Title Abbreviation:   INTRO TAGALOG LANGUAGE

 Department:    TAGA

 Course #:    100

 Credits:    3

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    3

 CIP:    n/a

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Introduction to the Tagalog language with emphasis on speaking, listening and comprehension of the spoken word.


Prerequisite: None.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 33

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic Elective  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Correctly pronounce words and phrases
  2. Acquire basic vocabulary
  3. Gain rudimentary knowledge of the sulture and customs of the Phillippine Islands

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Introduce him/herself and others
  2. Give appropriate greetings and phrases as occasion demands
  3. Ask for direction in Tagalog and give directions
  4. Travel by bus, taxi, and train
  5. Proper manners as guest in a home in the Phillippine Islands.
  6. Count and pay for goods and services
  7. Tell time and understand time
  8. Order food from a menu or display case
  9. Ask for merchandise in store
  10. Familiarization of customs and cultural values