Learn Hausa with courses from Sankofa

Now speak the language of Niger and Nigeria

Hausa: The vibrant language of West Africa

Hausa, widely spoken in Nigeria and Niger, is one of West Africa’s most prominent languages and serves as a lingua franca for many in the region. It is a language of trade, culture and history. The melodic sounds and textures of Hausa reflect the vibrant markets, folklore and daily life of the region.

Hausa offers insight not only into the diverse culture of West Africa, but also into stories and traditions that are at the heart of the Hausa community.

Facts about the language Hausa

  • approx. 3.4 million speakers
  • Widespread mainly in Nigeria
  • Uses a Latin alphabet
  • Hausa is known for its pitch structure
  • There are three main tones: high, low and falling

Small courses, big discoveries

At Sankofa, our Hausa courses are designed to take place in small, interactive groups, which allows for more intensive learning. The use of authentic materials enriches the learning process and allows students to connect more deeply with the cultural and historical essence of Hausa.

Immerse yourself in Hausa with Hadiza

Under the guidance of our experienced teacher Hadiza, you will quickly recognize the beauty and depth of the Hausa language. It combines traditional knowledge with modern teaching methods to offer an all-round fulfilling learning experience.

Timetable Hausa course

Freitag

Hadiza Abdulƙadir Umar

Hadiza Abdulƙadir Umar

Course instructor Hausa

Ready for your Hausa discovery at Sankofa?

Curious about the world of Hausa and West African culture? Sign up now for one of our courses and start your journey!

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Group course Individual lessons

Economy rate

Discounted courses for pupils, students and the unemployed


20 €
/hour

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  • Duration: 3 months
  • 10 teaching units

    2x 60 minutes per unit

  • Course hours: 2 units / week
  • Total price: 400€*
  • Sankofa language textbook
  • Access to the online learning platform
  • Audio recordings
  • Certificate of participation
  • Certificate of performance

Premium tariff

Our course package for all those who want to immerse themselves in the world of African languages


25 €
/hour

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  • Duration: 3 months
  • 10 teaching units

    2x 60 minutes per unit

  • Course hours: 2 / week
  • Total price: 500€*
  • Sankofa language textbook
  • Access to the online learning platform
  • Audio recordings
  • Certificate of participation
  • Certificate of performance

Kids special

Courses for children and young people aged between 6 and 15


21 €
/hour

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  • Duration: 2 (teens) or 3 (kids) months
  • 12 teaching units

    60 minutes per unit

  • Course hours: 1 (kids) or 2 (teens) / week
  • Total price: 250€*
  • Sankofa language textbook
  • Access to the online learning platform
  • Audio recordings
  • Certificate of participation
  • Certificate of performance

*The course fee can be paid in installments via Paypal and Klarna. The offer of payment by installments is the responsibility of the respective payment provider and is not the responsibility of Sankofa Lingua.

Please note: All available slots for private lessons are currently fully booked.
Individual lessons are currently not bookable.

Basic


8
Hours

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  • Price per unit: 50€
  • 8 lessons
  • Course hours: 1-2 / week
  • Total price: 400€*
  • Day and time freely selectable
  • Sankofa language textbook & access to the online platform
  • Focus on specific learning objectives & difficulties
  • Personalized teaching methods
  • Certificate of attendance & certificate of achievement

Smart


11
Hours

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  • Price per unit: 48€
  • 11 lessons
  • Course hours: 1-2 / week
  • Total price: 528€*
  • Day and time freely selectable
  • Sankofa language textbook & access to the online platform
  • Focus on specific learning objectives & difficulties
  • Personalized teaching methods
  • Certificate of attendance & certificate of achievement

Premium


20
Hours

Book a course now
  • Price per unit: 46€
  • 20 teaching units
  • Course hours: 2 / week
  • Total price: 920€*
  • Day and time freely selectable
  • Sankofa language textbook & access to the online platform
  • Focus on specific learning objectives & difficulties
  • Personalized teaching methods
  • Certificate of attendance & certificate of achievement

*The course fee can be paid in installments via Paypal and Klarna. The offer of payment by installments is the responsibility of the respective payment provider and is not the responsibility of Sankofa Lingua.