Welcome to DALS Short Courses and Learning Programmes

DALS Courses

DALS offers an array of short courses ranging from programmes designed to enhance specific communication skills such as writing and speaking, to courses that serve as gateways to discovering new languages and cultures such as conversational isiXhosa and Arabic.

Individuals & Companies

If you are interested in applying for a short course or would like to send staff from your company, then simply click below and submit an enquiry and we'll contact you shortly.


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Professional and Business Communication

Business Writing

Report Writing

Minute Writing

Professional Presentations




Conversational English

Language Rules





Conversational isiXhosa (Level 1)

Conversational isiXhosa - Level 2 (in development)

Conversational isiXhosa - Level 3 (in development)

isiXhosa for Teaching and Learning (in development)




Beginner Conversational Arabic

Read and Write Arabic

Intermediate Conversational Arabic (in development)

Advanced Conversational Arabic (in development)

Arabic for Islamic Practices (in development)

Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (in development)


Translation and Interpretation

isiXhosa-English Translation - Level 1

isiXhosa-English Translation - Level 2 (in development)

isiXhosa-English Translation - Level 3 (in development)

Arabic-English Translation (in development)
Contact information
Mrs Faizah Samaai
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 041-504 3791