SOAS University of London

SOAS Language Centre

Swahili Elementary Course

duration:
One-year course with 3 terms, 10 weeks per term, 2 hours per week

2017 Entry requirements

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Overview

Mode of Attendance: Part-time

Following on from the one-year course, this second year 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.

Method

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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Syllabus

Materials

Materials

Course materials, if not supplied, are not included in the fee but can be purchased from SOAS bookshop bookshop@soas.ac.uk. Please see under the syllabus tab for course content and materials.

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