Dialectology: Nguni and Sotho 851

Module code AFT 851
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

Historical development of dialectological theory and practice: theoretical perspectives on dialectology. Variation in language. The relationship between dialectology and linguistics. Study of the linguistic features of selected dialects of the Sotho and Nguni languages.

Module credits 20.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module presented in English and African Language
Academic organisation African Languages
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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