- Students will learn communicative language skills through interpersonal, interpretive and presentational modes of language learning techniques.
- They will gain knowledge and understanding of the Zulu culture. They will use their Zulu language and cultural experience to connect with Africana-related materials within disciplines of their interests. And they will enhance their understanding of the African diaspora cultures through perspectives acquired from the Zulu program.
- They will also develop insight into the nature of language and culture through comparisons of the Zulu language and culture with their own language(s) and culture(s).
- Through movies, songs, and other cultural activities on YouTube, etc. students will learn cultural products and practices of the Zulu people and become life-long learners who can participate in the sharing of knowledge regarding people of African descent within their communities including at Penn.
Dr. Audrey Mbeje, College House Fellow, W.E.B. Du Bois College House