Swahili Beginners Course
We offer a three weeks swahili beginners course five times in a year, with a total of 90 teaching hours including excursions and language immersion sessions. This programme is intended for participants who have recently arrived in East Africa and require a basic introduction to the swahili language, in order be equipped with necessary skills to enable them to function effectively at different situations.
To introduce Swahili language and its culture to participants in order to equip them with the necessary tools and skills to enable them to acquire survival language so as to function effectively in everyday life.
Greetings, self-introduction, ordering food & drinks, bargaining & buying at a shop/market, introducing family members, talking about the present, past and future activities, Swahili time telling, talking about others, talking about health problems, giving and receiving directions/instructions, describing a place.
• Communicative approach (Competence-based approach)
• Immersion approach
• Task-based approach
• Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling or (TPRS) approach
• Grammar approach & the audio-lingual approach
• Proprioceptive approach
Development workers, missionaries, doctors, expatriates, researchers, tourists, students and anyone who requires to learn the Swahili language at beginners level.
|Tuition Fee||$ 1050|
|Full board in a single room(meals & Accommodation)||$471 per week|
|Full board in a shared room(meals & Accommodation)||US$339 per week|
|Hostel Quad plus Meal per week||US$118 per week|