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Morris Kgopa

Name: Morris Kgopa
Location: B Ring 731A Auckland Park Kingsway Campus
Department of African Languages Staff  Staff Members

Contact Details:
Tel: 011 559 4181


About Mr Morris Kgopa

Morris Kgopa received his Master of Arts (African Languages) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Translation & Interpreting at the University of the Witwatersrand in 1998 and 1999 respectively. His research interests involve Folklore; Ethnomusicology and sociolinguistics. The title for his Master’s dissertation is based on Northern Sotho Legends and Historical Narrratives. His contribution to the Education sphere includes co-authorship and editorial involvement in the following books:

Tšatši ka Tšatši: Go Bala Dinomoro. (2003). Maskew Miller Longman
Puku ya mošomo: kereiti ya 1. (2003). Kagiso Education
Tšwelelo go Bala le go Ngwala: Tlhahlamorutiši: Kereiti ya 2. (2003). Maskew Miller Longman
Semaka. (2003). Kagiso Education
Dilo tšeo di fofago. 2004. Kagiso Education
Lebone: Puku ya Moithuti: Kereiti ya 11. (2006). Oxford University Press

Post Graduate Degrees
Master of Arts (African Languages) University of the Witwatersrand
Postgraduate Diploma in Translation & Interpreting University of the Witwatersrand

Areas of Interest
Phonetics, Phonology, Ethnomusicology, Poetry, Folklore and Translation Studies

Other Competencies
Certificate of Competence: Conduct outcomes- based assessments (NQF Level: 5)
certificate of Competence: Conduct moderation of outcomes- based assessments
(NQF Level: 6)