Course code Valo2601
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of student independent work hours
4 6 64 64 96
Course annotation
This course is designed for non-native speakers who are interested in learning about Indonesian language. Students will develop the third stage of elementary level (A3) of reading and writing skills. Basic grammar required for 2nd level „A” will be continued. The course will equally focus on listening , speaking , reading and writing throughout the semester. Students will also gain advanced knowledge of Indonesian sentence structures.
Course responsible lecturer Jānis Priede
By the end of the course students will be able to:
•participate in not too sophisticated conversations (Level A3), know daily expressions, and will understand dialogues in day-to-day and press context.
•develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in Indonesian Language;
•have and use a basic Indonesian vocabulary range;
•construct knowledge of Indonesian grammar;
Course plan
1.Unit 1. Simple nouns. words adopted from Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian, Tamil, Portuguese, Dutch. Formation of derivative nouns.2
2.Unit 1. The prefix pe-2
3.Unit 1. The suffix -an.2
4.Unit 1. Penyakit2
5.Unit 1. Everyday Indonesian. Kesakitan dan kedokteran I2
6.Dialogue: Kesakitan2
7.Kata-kata tentang kesakitam dan kedokteranI2
8.Review of Unit 1.2
9.Unit 2. The prefix –ke and the suffix -an2
10.Unit 2. The prefix –pe and the suffix -an2
11.Unit 2. The prefix –per and the suffix -an2
12.Unit 2. Everyday Indonesian. Kesakitan dan kedokteran II2
13.Unit 2. Kata-kata tentang kesakitam dan kedokteranII2
14.Unit 2. Daftar surat putusan2
15.Artikel dari surat kabar2
16.Review of Unit 2 2
17.Unit 3. Compund words. Indefinite pronouns2
18.Unit 3. A nound and an adjective2
19.Unit 3. A noun and a verb2
20.Unit 3. Indefinite pronouns2
21.Unit 3. Ilmu bumi negeri Indonesia2
22.Review of Unit 3.2
23.Unit 4. Reduplication. Complete reduplication.Partial reduplication. Reduplication with the addition of a prefix or suffix. Reduplication with phonetic change2
24.Unit 4. Reduplication of nouns2
25.Unit 4. Reduplication of adjectives and adverbs2
26.Unit 4. Reduplication of verbs2
27.Review of Unit 4.2
28.Unit 5. Words and their functions. Verbs in the function of a noun.2
29.Unit 5. Verbs with adjectival function.2
30.Unit 5. Verbs in adverbial function2
31.Unit 5. Nouns with adjectival function2
32.Review of the Unit 5.2
Requirements for obtaining credit points
Students’ assessment includes:
- 2 tests (50%),
- everyday control of words (10%)
- written examination (40%),
Study programmes Asian Studies