Linguistics | Elementary Wolof I
X501 | 13218 | Diouf
This course is the first part of a two-semester course.
Above class meets with LING-X 101
Introduction to Wolof language and culture. Wolof is spoken in
West Africa especially in Senegal, Mauritania, the Gambia and Mali.
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. Videos and internet resources will be used.