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Afrikaans 102

A 4-credit hour class is designed to be about 12 hours x 16 weeks.

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
PASSIEWE KOMMUNIKASIE
AKTIEWE KOMMUNIKASIE
10% - midterm and finals.
Practice at least 10 minutes every day.

Read:
* fables,
* articles,
* stories and
newspapers

Uitspraak en Lees can be done concurrently.

Also read out loud in the StuddyBuddy sessions.

Submit audio examples to Dropbox for evaluation and feedback.
10% - midterm and finals.
Practice weekly -- see Leerplan.

Purchase Flexitutor, and also use
Flashcards or
Multiple Choice (inactive).
10% - midterm and finals.
• Practice frequently and include sentences in your weekly report.
• Use Grammar Generator.
• Practice every week - include grammar-related sentences in your weekly report. Watch the weekly lectures and discuss your understanding or ask questions in the StudyBuddy sessions.
8% - Lees: midterm & finals.
Demonstrate understanding of assigned and unassigned pieces.

9% - Luister: midterm & finals
— Demonstrate understanding of assigned and unassigned pieces.
— Practice every week and in  StudyBuddy sessions and in class.



24% Skryf - Weekly
Part 1: Five day-entries of a ½ page or more.
Topics:
• News (local, African, international)
• Personal events
• Afrikaans (Grammatika en Woordeskat). Underline new words from readings ( 10+  p/week). Include new grammar and vocab topics.
StudyBuddy session: (2 or 3 people edit your writing (on Fri - Sun), then rewrite below and submit by Monday 8 am (dropbox).
Part 2: Report on (i) your Study-Buddy session and (ii) your daily study activities.

24% Praat - Weekly.
— 12 topics on the syllabus. Upload audio (.mp3 or .ogg) with your journal.
KULTUUR
5% - finals. 

Do an oral presentation in Afrikaans about selected images. Click here to see gallery.

Tell me all you can culturally observe from the images.
STUDY BUDDY
(Part of Skryf )

Do the following in each session:
Uitspraak: Take turns to read out loud in the StuddyBuddy sessions.
Woordeskat: Drill each other on vocab. Make a sentence with each word you are given.
Grammatika: Explain the grammar principles to each other.
Komm - Lees en Luister: Discuss what you understand. Explore vocab meaning.
Komm - Praat: Practice with each other.
Komm - Skryf: Review each other's writing (share a dropbox folder to exchange docs or email to each other.)



Week 1

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.

Watch this video 1 and watch this video 2 to see if you have your vowels figured out.
Review: Afr 101 (Weeks 1-3)

Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.
Review:
- Personal Pronouns
- Verbs, regular (tenses, progressive, questions, negation, modals)

Watch this video to see if you are good on basics in grammar
Lees (geen)

Luister: Florandia se nuwe Koning

Skryf & Praat:  (none)


Week 2


10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Review Afr 101 (Weeks 4-6)

Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.


Review:
- Third Position (Obj.Pron, Neg, Timewords)
- Infinitives, special
- Infinitives, regular
- Verbs [wees] & [hê] (tenses, progressive, questions, negation, modals)

Watch this video to see if your TO BE verb is understood.
Lees: Jakkals en Wolf 1


Luister:
Jakkals en Wolf 2 - Heuning steel
Jakkals en Wolf 3 - Skaapsteel
Jakkals en Wolf - Visvang

Skryf & Praat: 1
(op 4 Feb)

"Introductions and Greetings"

Week 3

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Review Afr 101 (Weeks 7,9,10)

Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.
Review:
- Verbs: Prefixed & Inseparable  (tenses, questions, negation, modals)
- Prepositions
Lees: Rooikappie

Luister:
Rooikappie (Stephan)
Rooikappie (Benita)
Rooikappie (Jacques - PREZI)
Skryf & Praat: 2
(Op 11 Feb)

"Describe an event for each day of the week" also visit Daaglikse skedule to help you.

Week 4

10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Review Afr 101 (Weeks 11-13)

Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.
Verbs: Passive Voice [inseparable] and Passive Voice [separable] (tenses, modals, negation, questions)
Lees: Wolraad Woltemade

Luister: Wolraad Woltemade
Skryf & Praat: 3
(Op 18 Feb)

Numbers:
Count
Tell time
Temperature in seasons
Basic math

Week 5

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Review Afr 101 (Weeks 14-15)

Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.
Verbs: Separable
Lees: Rachel de Beer

Luister:
Skryf & Praat: 4
(Op  25 Feb)

"What do you take on a trip?"

Week 6

10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Prepositons
Opposites
Degrees of Comparision
Conjunctions: Verb 1st
Lees: Repelsteeltjie

Luister: Repelsteeltjie
Skryf & Praat: 5
(Op 4 Maart)

"Describe 5 very different people based on photographs"

Week 7

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Feelings
Moods
Character Traits
Conjunctions: Verb to end)
Lees & Luister:
Die Rooi Hen
Skryf & Praat: 6
(op 11 Maart)

"Describe your favorite sport"

Week 8

Midtermyn
Midtermyn
Midtermyn
Midtermyn (Lees & Luister)


Spring Break (Lentevakansie) Geen Klas

Week 9

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Clothing Fabric
Seasonings and Condiments
Grains, Nuts and Seeds
Verbs (Food-related)
Eating Out
Verbs: Separable Compound
Lees: Die Drie Varkies

Luister: Die Drie Varkies
Skryf & Praat: 7
(op 1 April)

"Describe your living quarters"

Week 10

10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Doctor
Hospital
Dentist
Prepositional Combinations
Lees: Die Drie Beertjies

Luister: Die Drie Beetjies
Skryf & Praat: 8
(op 8 April)

"Tell me what you did on the weekend"

Week 11

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Intensive Forms
Think Activities
Mental States
Religion
Sports
Degrees of Comparison
Lees & Luister: Grappies
Skryf & Praat: 9
(op 15 April)

"Describe a news event"

Week 12

10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Games
Life Events
Courses
School
Adjective Shift
Lees & Luister: Grappies
Skryf & Praat: 10
(op 22 April)

"Interview someone - e.g.
 * find who they are
 * inquire about their education
 * where they and their family come from (by generations)
 * where they live (as about the locale)"

Week 13

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
Learn 10 new words from Lees & Luister and include in weekly Writings.

New Vocab:
Insects
Fish and other Aquatic Life
Reptiles and Amphibians
Baby Animals
Animal Sounds
Human-Animal Terms
Pets
Farm Animals
Directionals Lees & Luister: Directionals
Skryf & Praat:11
(op 29 April)

"Describe how to get from A to B (e.g. office, classroom, bus stop, etc.)" and on a campus.
Also visit Waar is jy -- the terms and descriptions will help a lot.

Week 14

10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
New Vocab:
Landscapes
Farm Life
Metals and Elements
Plants and Trees

Review
Review Review Skryf & Praat: 12
(6 Mei)

"Describe your family"

Week 15

UITSPRAAK
WOORDESKAT
GRAMMATIKA
P-KOMMUNIKASIE
A-KOMMUNIKASIE
10 min p/day & StuddyBuddy.
New Vocab:
Phone
Television
The Press
Negotiation
Meetings
Verbs (Communication)

Review
Review Review Skryf (ekstra krediet)

Praat: Share your opinion about a current issue: e.g. elektriese karre, privaatheid op die Internet, misdaad, ens.

Week 16

Finaal
Finaal
Finaal
Finaal (Lees & Luister)

Kultuur 5%
Do an oral presentation of selected images. Click here to see galery.