Linguistics | Elementary Swahili
S102 | 3504 | Mohammed, K


3-4 credits
P: grade of C or better in LING S101 or equivalent profieciency
This course is the second part of a two-part course.
Meets May 29-June 14, 2001

Introduction to Swahili, a Bantu language spoken in East Africa, and
aspects of Bantu culture. Basic grammatical structures and vocabulary.
Emphasis is on spoken language-oral and listening comprehension,
language use in specific social settings like the market, school,
hospital, doctor's office, among others. Important cultural points
like food, clothing, marriage, etc.