Portuguese Department

Learn Portuguese at hillside teachers’ college !

Hillside teachers’ college offers Zimbabweans an opportunity to train as Portuguese secondary school teachers. Hillside teachers’ college is one of the few colleges in the country currently training Portuguese secondary school teachers , it is a reference in the teaching and training of Portuguese teachers.

Our programme is designed for Post ‘A ’Level students who have no prior knowledge of the language . It is intended for beginners who wish to acquire Portuguese foreign communicative competence .Classes are taught in Portuguese and they are carefully prepared for beginners level , in a nice way , games , music , videos and other teaching aids are used to develop skills ( listening , writing and speaking ) which prepare students to perform different tasks in real life situation .

The Portuguese language is key in the diplomatic field and tourism industry .

The entry requirements are :

1. 5 O Level subjects including Mathematics and English Language
2. 2 A- Level subjects .