Northern Sotho / Sepedi Language Courses


Mon 3rd and Tuesday 4th February 2020 in Pretoria East.  Contact us.

“A re lotšheng!”  (Let’s greet!)

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head.

If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart!”  Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

Northern Sotho / Sepedi, is one of the main languages spoken in Pretoria, Gauteng, Limpopo, parts of Mpumalanga, and North West Province – by 4.6 million people.

Bridge the cultural gap !                                                                                                                                Greet clients in their own language;                                                                                                              Create goodwill;                                                                                                                                                    Have a unique advantage;                                                                                                                              Improve and build relationships where you work and go.

Free Introductory Class :                                                                                                                                    This is a basic, beginner’s Sepedi (Northern Sotho) course.                                                              When : We meet Monday 3rd or Tuesday 4th February 2020 @ 18:00 in Pretoria East.  The curriculum will be discussed and a free lesson will be given.CONFIRM ATTENDANCE!

The weekly classes will commence the next week(either Mondays or Tuesdays) – 1 hour and 15 minutes per class, 14 lessons.

Address : Impact Radio Offices, the boardroom in Pretoria East.                                               GPS Coordinates :  25° 47.693’S, 28° 16.579’E  (Corner of Corobay & Gary street, Waterkoof Glen.  Near Menlyn Motor City, close to Garsfontein offramp on N1)

The course is presented by Kobus Rudolph – radio and TV broadcaster.  He is an ex-Northern Sotho high school teacher and lecturer and was a member of the Department of Education’s Curriculum Committee for Northern Sotho.  He is registered at SACE.(S.A.Council of Educators.)  Currently he is also presenting a short Sepedi language radio programme on Grootfm 90.5  He is a radio and broadcasting coach and director of JC Audioboxproductions.

Other courses :

  • Private, one-on-one tuition and classes are available.  Request for pricing;
  • Advanced courses are also presented;
  • NEW : Live Interactive Internet Classes are now presented around the globe, in the comfort of your own home!

The Curriculum :

  • Greeting, basic questions, little conversations, the shop, garage, household terms and commands,
  • The language structure,
  • Basic vocabulary &
  • Sentences, phrases and questions.

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Nna ke a leboga! (I am thankful / Thank you.)

Sepela gabotse! (Walk well!)