Elementary Swahili I

One semester of Swahili or Yoruba can count as an SCA faculty elective for Africana or SCA majors/minors.

Provides students with an elementary understanding of Swahili, a Bantu language with a rich oral and written tradition that is spoken by about 100 million people from Somalia to Mozambique and Zanzibar. After a short presentation of Swahili?s history, codification, and relation to other languages, students are drilled in phonetics and grammar. They are also introduced to poems, songs, and oral narratives.

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Fall 2022

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Abdul H Nanji
MW: 6:20 PM - 8:15 PM 20CS 4-A