Purpose: Practical competence: Language proficiency in chosen languages. Writing and productive skills. Translation, interpreting and text editing skills. Terminology and document management skills. Basic language, text and discourse research skills. Supportive linguistic, text and discourse, psycholinguistic, sociolinguistic, socio-pragmatic, pragma-linguistic and cross-cultural competence.Foundational competence: Knowledge of and insight into the theoretical underpinning of linguistics, the chosen languages and communication. Reflective competence: Strategic and critical application of theory in linguistics and communication with a view to practical, academic and professional situations.
The curriculum for the BA (Language Practice) programme consists of 22 semester modules compiled as follows:
Language majors:Afrikaans, English, French, isiZulu, Modern Greek, and Sepedi.
Language electives: Afrikaans, English, French, isiZulu, Modern Greek and Sepedi.
Alternative language electives: Northern Sotho 1A&1B and Zulu 1A&1B. (These subjects are available to students to choose from, on condition that there are no time table clashes.)
HU. 20 CURRICULUM FOR BA (POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS)
Programme code: B7016Q
SAQA ID: 80351
NQF level: 7
Purpose: The primary purpose of this qualification is to provide qualifying students with