Jamaican Patois is being offered as a official course at Harvard University.

The prestigious world acclaimed university is now offering students the opportunity to participate in the individualized study of Jamaican Patois at the elementary, intermediate, and advanced levels.

The course is being instructed by Jamaican national, Genesee Johnson, who is from Christiana Manchester.

It sparks a interesting debate, as Jamaicans creole is not recognized in our educational system, should similar courses be offered in Jamaican universities?