Kiswahili II

Course content

This course comprises instruction in Kiswahili, including grammar and text reading. To participate, the student must have completed Kiswahili 1.
 

In relation to work, education and everyday life, the main objective of the course is to develop the student’s communication skills, that is, to use coherent, nuanced, complex and a high degree of correct language in situations, in which the context and content are both known and unknown. The student will be able to understand commonly occurring communication where the language used is nuanced, as well as analyse complex texts, write clear, concise, grammatically correct and accurately spelled prose.

Education

MA in African Studies

Learning outcome

The aim is for the student to acquire the following qualifications:

  • Mastery of the language at a level enabling him or her to conduct a conversation and read relatively simple texts in Kiswahili. The level should correspond to level 2-3 on the UN scale for language proficiency.
  • A broad understanding of the Kiswahili language, including its history and contemporary use.
  • Develop skills in the interpretation of both literary and non-literary texts, including spoken, written and multi-modal texts.
  • Ability to formulate complex sentences in Kiswahili and analyse their morphology and syntax.

Teaching with class participation.

To participate, the student must have completed Kiswahili 1.

ECTS
7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Oral examination, 60 min.
The exam takes the form of an oral exam. It is 30 minutes long including assessment, with 30 minutes of preparation time and access to specified reference works.
Marking scale
7-point grading scale
Censorship form
External censorship

Single subject courses (day)

  • Category
  • Hours
  • Class Instruction
  • 56
  • Course Preparation
  • 144
  • Exam Preparation
  • 79
  • Exam
  • 1
  • English
  • 280

Kursusinformation

Language
English
Course number
TAFASW275U
ECTS
7,5 ECTS
Programme level
Full Degree Master
Bachelor
Bachelor choice
Full Degree Master choice
Part Time Master
Duration

1 semester

Price

Please see here: http://teol.ku.dk/cas/programmes/part-time/

Schedulegroup
First lesson is in week 6
Studyboard
Study board of African Studies
Contracting department
  • African Studies
Contracting faculty
  • Faculty of Theology
Course Coordinator
  • Peter Kihariri Mutahi   (12-756a796a7770727a79666d6e45796a747133707a336970)
Teacher

Peter Kihariri Mutahi

Saved on the 12-04-2019

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