BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

STLG-350 - St?át?imcets Immersion V - 3.00 Credits

STLG-350 - St?át?imcets Immersion V - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
The goal of this course is to develop advanced understanding and skills in St'át'imcets. Content is based primarily on St'at'imcets short stories both oral and written in the language. Emphasis will be on further developing pronunciation and vocabulary as well as exploring intermediate grammatical structures.
Part of the:
  • Prerequisites : STLG 251, or permission of instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree
    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:
  • speak and respond in a broad range of conversational situations;

  • demonstrate St’át’imcets conversation using more advanced sentence structures that demonstrate enhanced St’át’imcets vocabulary;

  • produce their own versions of the short stories;

  • demonstrate an understanding of the connections between St’át’imcets and the culture associated with the way of life of the St’át’imc;

  • produce language structures in the manner introduced in the stories, including: causatives, comparatives, benefactives, and other complex clause structures; and

  • apply the language structures and conversational skills they have learned outside of class on an ongoing basis.
  • Text and Materials:
  • Frank, B. Preserving Salmon at Home. Current edition. Lillooet. Upper Stìatìimc Language Culture and Education Society.
  • Frank, B. Fishing Equipment. Current edition. Lillooet. Upper Stìatìimc Language Culture and Education Society
  • Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca\.
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