BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

NLEK-111 - Nle'kepmxcin II - 3.00 Credits

NLEK-111 - Nle'kepmxcin II - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course is an extension of the preceding Nle'kepmxcin language courses. Students will continue their exploration of Nle'kepmxcin primarily through listening and speaking. Students will build upon their development of listening and pronunciation skills and conversational ability. In their pursuit of a greater understanding of Nle'kepmxcin, students will continue to study grammatical structures, sounds associated with Nle'kepmxcin, basic language protocols, and oral traditions.
Part of the:
  • UNIVERSITY TRANSFER Department
  • Course offered:
  • Spring 2018 (January - April)
  • Spring 2019 (January - April)
  • Prerequisites : NLEK 110, or permission of the instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Masters 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 completion of this course, the student will demonstrate knowledge, skills, and/or attitudes in the following:

  • use 100-150 new and appropriate Nle’kepmxcin words and phrases using the local dialect;
  • communicate in a variety of everyday situations, including the community life and events of the Nle’kepmxcin (Scw’exmx dialect);
  • respond to simple commands and greetings in Nle’kepmxcin using short phrases or appropriate actions;
  • describe and demonstrate an understanding of basic oral traditions and cultural protocols of Nle’kepmx;
  • develop listening, understanding and speaking skills in order to discriminate sounds/words;
  • in conversation, demonstrate use of grammatical structures and sounds associated with Nle’kepmxcin; and
  • demonstrate an understanding of connections between and the Nle’kepmx culture associated with the ways of life of the Nle’kepmx.
  • 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 Unpublished manuscript.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-111-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
     
    NLEK-111-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
    M5:30PM - 8:30PM02 Jan 201916 Apr 2019