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When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Ideraoluwa Shittu
  • Course Code W22LUSI03C
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Join this fun and friendly class to consolidate your knowledge of the Yoruba language, one of Africa’s most widely spoken languages, which is a good language to speak if you are thinking about travelling in West Africa or just to connect with families and friends. You will gain an in-depth understanding about Yoruba language (e.g. shopping, buying, selling and negotiating) in everyday situation

Learning Outcomes

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

  • use verbs, nouns and adjectives to make sentences in spoken and writing in Yoruba language
  • further develop the principle of expressing numbers 1-50 in Yoruba, in a given context e.g. number name, counting, how many, and ordering (1-10) Yoruba

Cost

  • Full fee
    £30
  • Concession fee
    £25
  • Class format and activities

    Practice 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.

    Entry requirements

    This course is suitable for those who already have a basic knowledge of the language. (Level A2- B1). If you are unsure of your level, please contact the languages department at: languages@morleycollege.ac.uk, tel: 02074501836 for further information about Yoruba, and other African languages offered

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Work is given to be done at home, to support and consolidate your learning. You should dedicate some time for this.

    What you need

    Please bring your own device, and a notebook.

    What you can do next

    You can proceed to enroll on a new topic on the Yoruba Intensive Weekend 26th March 2023