HACR 113 Haitian Language and Culture I

This course is designed to challenge the students ability to communicate and to engage in formal conversation in Haitian Creole. This course will be taught entirely in Creole. The students knowledge of Haitian culture will be enhanced with more advanced study of Haitian Creoles literature. There will be weekly emphasis on Haitian proverbs which form an important aspect of the Haitian language and of communication in Haiti. Haitian newspapers in Creole will be used to help the student understand Haitian cultural and political life and favors discussion about current events.