YORU Yoruba

YORU   1001   Elementary Yoruba I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Yoruba and to the culture of Yoruba speaking regions.

YORU   1002   Elementary Yoruba II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Yoruba with further study of the culture of Yoruba speaking regions.

YORU   2001   Intermediate Yoruba I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Building upon communication skills (understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Yoruba) and cultural understanding, developed at the elementary level.

Prerequisite(s): YORU   1002.

YORU   2002   Intermediate Yoruba II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   1 Lab Hour.

Continued development of communication skills (understanding speaking, reading, and writing Yoruba) and cultural understanding, developed at elementary and intermediate I levels.

Prerequisite(s): YORU   2001.

YORU   3030   Selected Topics in Yoruba

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in Yoruba literature, culture, society, thought or language not included in the regular offering. Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture). May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): YORU   2002.

Cross Listing(s): AAST   3030.

YORU   3130   Yoruba Conversation

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with special emphasis on Yoruba conversation.

Prerequisite(s): YORU   2001.

Cross Listing(s): AAST   3130.

YORU   3330   Yoruba Culture and Civilization

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to Yoruba culture in Nigeria and other west African societies as well as the Diaspora.

Cross Listing(s): AAST   3330.

YORU   4890   Directed Study in Yoruba

1-15 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concentrated study of a topic in Yoruba literature, culture, society, thought or language. May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): YORU   2002.

Cross Listing(s): AAST   4890.