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Department of the Languages and Cultures of Africa

Hausa 3 (b) selected texts

Course Code:
155900603
Status:
Course Not Running 2014/2015
Unit value:
1
Year of study:
Year 3 of 3 or Year 4 of 4
Taught in:
Full Year

Advanced literature option for students of Hausa with a good reading knowledge of Hausa.

Prerequisites

Hausa 2(B) or equivalent.

Objectives and learning outcomes of the course

The objective of this course is to examine the content, style and context of a variety of literary genres in Hausa, essentially poetry and prose but also other genres. A further objective is to advance student's competence level in Hausa.

Hausa 3B equips students to read and analyse Hausa plays and poems at a intermediate/advanced level of complexity.

Workload

Total of 22 weeks teaching with 2 hours classroom contact per week.

Method of assessment

One written examination (100%) taken in May/June.