When & Where

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Frankie Asare-Donkoh
  • Course Code W21LUSI10A

What you will learn

Join us as we introduce the Twi language to Morley College. Learn to communicate with family and friends or to prepare for a trip to Ghana. Improve your confidence as you get to grips with the basics of this tonal language and learn about the rich culture of the Akan.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • introduce yourself
  • talk about family members
  • buy things at the market and agree or disagree on the asking price

Cost

  • Full fee
    £70
  • Concession fee
    £55
  • Class format and activities

    Practising speaking and reading Learning through practical activities (individual tasks, role-plays, pair and small group work, games) Writing basic single words and short sentences, e.g. gap-filling Listening for the gist or basic information Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets, linked to the learning outcomes and future goals i.e. progression to an advanced-level course. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress your individual learning aims will be established during the course. It is important that you are committed to regular attendance. You will have regular and constructive feedback from your tutor.

    Entry requirements

    This course is suitable for those wishing to consolidate their knowledge of the basics of the language (level A1-A2). If you are unsure of your level, please contact the Languages Department at: 07400 995 542

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Regular work is given to be done at home, to support and consolidate your learning. You should therefore dedicate some time for this on a weekly basis. The tutor uses Moodle to post material for the lesson, and help you prepare for the coming lesson. It is important that you have access to a computer, for the duration of the course, and that you consult Moodle at least once a week

    What you need

    This course will be delivered remotely by Microsoft Teams. Learners should attend lessons with a notebook.

    What you can do next

    Stage 1 Unit 2