Jul 13, 2024  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2021-22 
    
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2021-22 [Archived Catalog]

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AKAN 5220 - Intermediate Twi (Akan) II


Culture based approach to increased language proficiency. Students continue to develop listening, reading, speaking, and writing skills as they study diverse history and customs of Twi speakers.

Requisites: AKAN 5210 or TWI 305
Credit Hours: 4
Repeat/Retake Information: May not be retaken.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 4.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,PR,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • The Sstudent will be able to compare Akan culture with their own in Twi.
  • The student will be able to dialogue with prospective employers in Twi.
  • The student will be able to give presentations on Chieftaincy in Ghana in Twi
  • The student will be able to narrate folktales in Twi.
  • The student will be able to talk about formal/informal dressing in the Akan culture in Twi.
  • The student will be able to talk about marriage in Ghana in Twi.
  • The student will be able to talk about the inheritance system in Ghana in Twi.
  • The student will be able to talk about the role of women in the family in Ghana in Twi.
  • The student will be able to compose poems, and write short stories in Twi.



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