- 3 terms, 10 weeks per term, 2 hours per week. Each term classes are subject to quorum requirements.
SOAS Language Centre
Swahili Elementary Course
- Fees and funding
Mode of Attendance: Part-time
Following on from Beginners, this Elementary course aims to build on the first year's work with the view to achieving higher levels in spoken Swahili and provides basic translation skills. Those who have not done the beginners course but are confident in basic Swahili may also join.
The course is taught in English and Swahili. Coverage of the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing. A balance between communicative activities, structure practice and grammar. Class size is normally limited to fifteen to allow intensive practice.
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Swahili Elementary 1 (pdf)
Swahili Elementary 2 (pdf)
Swahili Elementary 3 (pdf)
The information on the programme page reflects the intended programme structure against the given academic session. Please read the important notice regarding changes to programmes and modules.
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Fees and funding
Course fees quoted are per term of 10 weeks.
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