Beginner Afrikaans level 1

This course targets new international SU students and staff, and members of the public with no knowledge of Afrikaans. This is a fun-filled course offering you a linguistic and cultural taste of Afrikaans as a language in a wider cultural context.

A note on the price: Our prices differ for students, staff and external participants. Please contact us to find out what price is applicable to you.


2024 course dates

12 February – 17 May
22 July – 25 October


Vernita Beukes – Vernita has been teaching for the past 17 years. She loves opening up a new language and culture for students who start learning Afrikaans. She believes in establishing a relationship of trust with her students from the first class and creating an encouraging environment for them to learn as much as they possibly can. She is also enthusiastic about using technology to aid learning.


Arts and Social Sciences building, Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch.

Any questions?

E-mail Vernita Beukes or phone 021 808 2636.

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