ERIC Number: ED189839
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Indonesian Basic Course: Volume XIII. Outline of Geography.
Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
This 8-unit volume written in Bahasa Indonesian is intended to acquaint United States military personnel studying Bahasa Indonesian with Indonesian geography and geographic terminology. The text, used in the third phase of the Basic Course, aims to: (1) relate significant content about the area, (2) expand the student's vocabulary, and (3) develop the student's linguistic skills. The eight units are: (1) Geographic Setting; (2) Natural Features; (3) Communication and Transportation; (4) Ethnic Groups, Languages, and Religious Beliefs; (5) Agriculture; (6) Industry; (7) Fishery and Animal Husbandry; and (8) Population Problem and Control. Each lesson consists of: (1) presentation of new vocabulary material in sentence context; (2) the text; (3) student assignments; and (4) Bahasa Indonesian/English word lists. A complete list of all new words and the chapters in which they appear is appended. (PMJ)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Geography Instruction, Indonesian, Intensive Language Courses, Language Proficiency, Postsecondary Education, Reading Materials, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Methods, Vocabulary Development
Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, Nonresident Division, Presidio of Monterey, CA 93940
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
Identifiers - Location: Indonesia