BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

NLEK-110 - Nle'kepmxcin I - 3.00 Credits

NLEK-110 - Nle'kepmxcin I - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
Students will be introduced to Nle'kepmxcin 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 Nle'kepmxcin 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.
Part of the:
  • UNIVERSITY TRANSFER Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Nle?kepmx Language Fluency Certificate Program - Certificate Completion Plan
  • Course offered:
  • Fall 2020 (September - December)
  • Prerequisites : ENGL 060 or English 12 or English Studies 12 and/or English First Peoples 12 or permission of instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree or equivalent.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per Week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    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:



    • demonstrate an ability to recognize and identify all forty-seven sounds of Nłeʔkepmx language

    • demonstrate an ability to pronounce all forty-seven sounds of Nłeʔkepmx language as a part of speech;

    • demonstrate an ability to recognize correct sounds when combined in syllables;

    • demonstrate an ability to recognize and pronounce sounds correctly when combined in syllables; and

    • demonstrate an ability to pronounce key words combining recognizable sound patterns in word structures.

    Text and Materials:
  • Jimmie, Mandy Na'zinek. Nle’kepmxcin handbook: A guide to learning (Draft). 2011. Merritt, BC. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information:
    Current Course Offerings:
     
    NLEK-110-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
    T5:00PM - 8:00PM08 Sep 202022 Dec 2020