MODERN LANGUAGES



YORB 1001 - Elementary Yoruba I………………3.00 Credits

Introduction to the Yoruba language and culture and general Nigerian culture. Emphasis on elements of Yoruba through oral and written exercises, pronunciation, conversation and reading, culture, geography and daily living.


YORB 1002 - Elementary Yoruba II……………...3.00 Credits

The second course in the Elementary Yoruba sequence, this course continues emphasis on oral and written exercises, pronunciation, conversation, reading, culture, geography and daily living.

Prerequisite: YORB 1001


MDLG 2206 - Introduction to

Descriptive Linguistics ........................................... 3.00 Credits A scientific approach to language as one aspect of human behavior reflecting individual, social and cultural personality, analyzed according  to  its  internal  structure  through  elements  of  expression, phonemes, morphemes and syntax. Special attention given to the structure of English.