Swahili Intermediate Course

This course is intended for participants who have completed the beginner’s course or who in other ways have acquired a corresponding level of swahili.

Course Code

Course duration
3 weeks

When is the course
6th to 24th February 2017
24th April to 12th May 2017
4th to 22nd September 2017
30th October to 17th November 2017

Course Objectives

To enhance participant’s converse with ease and confidently exchange basic information in the community related to work, recreation and social situations.

Course Content
Intermediate course builds on foundation acquired at beginner’s level. It focuses more on conversation practice to enhance communicative skills, expand vocabulary and enable the learner to use current swahili in different situations. It is a three weeks programme with a total of 90 teaching hours including excursions and immersion sessions.
Exchanging greetings and talking about transport systems, family, Tanzania and its natural resources, weather and agricultural activities, talking about businesses in Tanzania, health issues, education system in Tanzania, community development projects, office activities, official meetings, ones feelings, talking about sport and other recreational activities.
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
Development workers, missionaries, doctors, expatriates, researchers, tourists, students and anyone who requires learning swahili language at intermediate level.

Fee for the course

Tuition  + Full Board accomdation in Single Room US$ 2220

Tuition  + Full Board accomdation in Shared Room US$1890

Tuition Only US$ 1305

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