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When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Ideraoluwa Shittu
  • Course Code W22LUSI03D
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Explore Yoruba in this lively class. This is 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. Work on improving your oral and literacy skills in a friendly environment. Develop your ability to sustain conversation with native speakers, read stories, poems and use figure of speech in an appropriate context

Learning Outcomes

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

  • further develop your understanding of Yoruba alphabet phonics, vowels and consonants for pronunciation and for developing of vocabularies and for tonal marks

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 therefore dedicate some time

    What you need

    Please bring your own device, and a notebook.

    What you can do next

    You can proceed to enroll on a different theme on the Yoruba Intensive May 14th 2023