Intensive Swahili Beginners Course

This is an introductory course that aim at introducing Swahili Language and culture to participants. It equips them with necessary skills to enable them acquire survival language so as to function effectively on everyday life. This course takes a total of 60 teaching hours, include excursions and language immersion sessions. This course is intended for participants who are fast learners since the pace is very intense.

Course Code

Course duration
2 weeks

When is the course

12th to 23rd March 2018

15th to 26th October 2018

Course Objectives

To enhance participant’s to converse with ease, using survival language in communities and at workplace.

Course Content
Greetings, self introduction, ordering food & drinks, bargaining & buying at a shop/ market, introducing family members, talking about present, past and future activities, Swahili time telling, talking about others, talking about health problems, giving and receiving directions / instructions, describing a place.
Interactive methods:-
• Communicative approach (Competence based approach)
• Immersion approach
• Task based approach
• Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling
or (TPRS) approach
• Grammar approach & audio lingual approach
• Propriocepitve approach

Target Group
People who wants to learn kiswahili language.

Fee for the course
Tuition Fee $700
Full board in a single room(meals & Accomodation) $1038 (2 weeks)
Full board in a shared room(meals & Accomodation) $752 (2 weeks)
Hostel Quard plus Meal per week $192 (2 weeks)
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