BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

NADU-110 - Nadut'en I - 3.00 Credits

NADU-110 - Nadut'en I - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
Students will build on their previous Nadut'en language primarily through listening and speaking. Emphasis will be placed on the development of listening, pronunciation, and conversational skills. Understanding grammatical structures and the sounds associated with Nadut'en language will also be considered essential. Integral to this course will be an introduction to basic language protocols and oral traditions. No prior knowledge of the language is expected for this entry level course.
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  • Prerequisites : NADU 100, or permission of the instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree or equivalent.
    Office Hours: 1.5 per week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%, Total 100%. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:

  • use a minimum of 150 Nadut’en language words in conversational context;

  • communicate in a variety of everyday situations, including the community life and events of the Nadut’en language;

  • respond to simple commands and greetings in Nadut’en language using short phrases or appropriate actions;

  • describe and demonstrate an understanding of basic oral traditions and cultural protocols of Nadut’en;

  • develop listening, understanding and speaking skills in order to discriminate sounds/words;

  • in conversation demonstrate use of grammatical structures and sounds associated with Nadut’en language; and

  • demonstrate an understanding of connections between Nadut’en and the culture associated with the ways of life of the Nadut’en.

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    Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information: Education Council approved October 30, 2013.