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Undergraduate | ANU-BURM1003 | 2024

Burmese 2

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
24 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
14 weeks

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Burmese 2

About this subject

  • Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

    • Use an active vocabulary of around 700 Burmese words in spoken and written forms.
    • Reproduce Burmese pronunciation in Burmese script with some basic knowledge of irregular spellings.
    • Recognise situations in everyday life and give appropriate verbal responses using correct grammar and vocabulary.
    • Read and reproduce written texts in the spoken-style Burmese such as basic personal stories, speech scripts, signs and simple advertisement.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of cultural practices including social etiquettes, basic knowledge of Myanmar’s traditional and national events.

Entry requirements

Prior study

To help set you up for success before you start this subject, we suggest completing or having equivalent knowledge in:


This is a fast paced academic course at a University level.

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - To successfully engage in this course students will need the following: • Laptop or computer • Computer camera (either inbuilt or webcam) • Headset with microphone • Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browser • Reliable internet access • Access to a scanner or smartphone

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

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