Swahili Intermediate Course

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.

Course Code
SI 1-5

Course duration
3 weeks

When is the course

5th to 23rd February 2018
9th to  27th April 2018
10th to 28th September 2018
12th to 30th November 2018


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

Exchanging greeting and talking about transport systems, family, Tanzania and its natural resource, weather and agricultural activities, talking about business in Tanzania, health issues, the education system in Tanzania, community development projects, office activities, official meetings, one's feelings, talking about sport and other recreational activities.



Interactive methods:

  1.     Communicative approach ( Competence based approach )
  2.     Immersion approach
  3.     Task based approach
  4.     Teaching Proficiency through reading and storytelling or (TPRS) approach
  5.     Grammar approach & audio lingual approach
  6.     Proprioceptive approach

Target Group
Development workers, missionaries, doctors, expatriates, researchers, tourist, students and anyone who requires learning swahili language at intermediate level.

Fee for the course
Tuition Fee $1050
Full board in a single room(meals & Accomodation) $471 per week
Full board in a shared room(meals & Accomodation) $339 per week
Hostel Quard plus Meal per week $87 per week
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