By the end of this course students will be able to speak survival Swahili using simple vocabulary in different situations. e.g. introducing oneself, asking and answering simple questions, taking and giving simple messages, obtaining food and other services.

By the end of this course students will be able to comprehend written and spoken Swahili e.g. read and discuss short articles from newspapers and books, have basic functional vocabulary for use at various places (work, business, tour etc.) and will have acquired some idiomatic expressions.

This course is for those who already speak and understand Swahili to Intermediate level. The objective is to enable trainees to have high comprehension of political, economic and other issues of general interest e.g. to express complete thoughts on political, social and economic issues, express oneself on unfamiliar situation, support opinion, hypotheses and talk about abstract topics and read Swahili fictional books.