African Linguistics

Course Code :1111FLWTLA
Study domain:Linguistics and Proficiency
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Marilize Pretorius

3. Course contents *

This course includes:


The origin of Afrikaans (a short history of the development of Afrikaans) (1 lecture)

Afrikaans as a foreign language (basic grammar) (5 lectures)

The current status and future of Afrikaans in a multilingual South Africa (2 lectures)

Language Policy development and implementation with Afrikaans as example (6 lectures)

Application of the gained knowledge on texts in Afrikaans (1 lecture)