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Ge’ez Language Course (50%) Online – Level II (2023-2024)


This course covers basic grammar in Ge’ez language such as verb conjugation [ዐቢይ ርባታ ከነጓዙ ከነ አበጋዙ] and various ranges of adjectives. In addition, it explores different reading techniques employed in the tradition of Ge’ez language learning. Moreover, the course emphasizes constructing sentences in Ge’ez language and translating sentences from Amharic to Ge’ez and from Ge’ez to Amharic. 


Learning outcomes

At the end of this course, the participants will be able to: 

  1. Conjugate verbs in different levels. 
  2. Identify different forms of adjectives and use the adjectives in given contexts. 
  3. Construct meaningful sentences. 
  4. Translate sentences from Amharic to Ge’ez and from Ge’ez to Amharic.


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Quick Facts

Length: 2 years

Study Pace: Part-time (50%)

Type of Instruction: Distance learning (Online)
Language of Instruction: Tigrigna & Amharic

Level: Seminary

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

In addition to the requirements stated in the course description, all students need to be at least 18 year old, be officially registered in Sweden and have a sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction.

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is registered (“folkbokförda”) in Sweden.

Service Fees at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola: 

Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this course is SEK 400 per semester.