Swahili courses | St. Lawrence University Modern Languages

Swahili courses

101, 102. Elementary Swahili with Lab.
The courses incorporate fundamental elements of Swahili language and East African culture. The focus is on acquiring basic communication skills in Swahili such as speaking, writing, listening, and reading. Aspects of grammar are integrated into the content which also incorporates cultural and social aspects (music, media, etc. of the East African society. There will be student performances of cultural insights of the people in East Africa. The courses are open to any student who wants to study a foreign language or Africa and who is interested in the Kenya Semester program. Two one-hour language labs every week enhance oral practice and are also used for remedial work. Also offered through African Studies.

247, 248. Special Topics.

489, 490. SYE: Independent Study.
490 also offered through African Studies.