HACR 112 Intermediate Haitian Creole

The course is designed to give the student a deeper knowledge of Haitian Creole. Communication skills are stressed with particular emphasis on conversation and role play. Grammatical structures are embedded in meaningful dialogues. Different cultural aspects will be explored as a vehicle to increase language competence. Further in the course, we will increase the focus on Haitian culture covering Creole literature, Haitian folkloric music, poetry, and theatre. We will end the course with Fs Lawouze, Creole adaptation of Jacques Roumain Gouverneur de la Rose.