This course is for young adults and anyone who is learning Tongan language for the first time.
This course is for students to learn and complete the work at their own time and space.
The course is in 5 lessons. Materials are documents, audio recording, and video demonstration.
Students will learn Tongan nursery rhymes, alphabet, diction, simple vocabulary, and dancing.
There will be a zoom conference after students have covered Lesson 2.
Lesson 5 is a zoom conference where students are to deliver:
a simple presentation they have written in Tongan
perform a verse of the ancient dance ‘Otuhaka
After each lesson, there is an assignment.
Once these assignments are completed, then the student will receive the next lesson
For lesson 5, a zoom meeting is held where the student is expected to present final work
We expect students to introduce themselves in Tongan
We expect students to write and read their own writing on a subject of interest
We expect students to perform a verse of the ancient dance ‘Otuhaka
Awarded a certificate