African Studies: West African Languages: Hausa

Hausa 1

CAS LA 111 (4 credits)

First semester four-skill Hausa course leading to proficiency in oral expression, listening comprehension, reading, writing and cultural understanding. Introduction to reading and writing Hausa in Ajami, an Arabic-based script.

2017FALLCASLA111 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:20 pm 2:05 pm PLS 102

Hausa 5

CAS LA 311 (4 credits)

In this fifth-semester course, students study and discuss various contemporary issues in Hausa society and culture, including traditional and contemporary literature written in both Latin and Ajami scripts. Instructional materials include internet resources and Hausa cinema.

2017FALLCASLA311 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:10 am 11:55 am PLS 312A

Hausa 7

CAS LA 411 (4 credits)

This course is designed to take students to advanced-high level proficiency in Hausa. It emphasizes the development of the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) for extended formal and informal discourse in both Latin and Ajami scripts.

2017FALLCASLA411 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:10 am 11:55 am PLS 312A