Xhosa Language Acquisition
University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
African Studies, Xhosa
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units15
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units1
Hours & Credits
OverviewAt the end of this module the learner should 1. Understand the position of Xhosa relevant to the other languages in South Africa. 2. Be able to participate in elementary communicative interaction in the classroom and on campus, asking and responding to questions. 3. Have the vocabulary and grammatical competence needed in these contexts. 4. Have the reading and writing skills needed in the learning and communication processes.
Greetings,Getting acquainted.Weather, health, studies, classroom activities.Family, including kinship terms and identification of people. Commands, requests and suggestions.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.