BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

NADU-280 - Nadut'en: Practical Speech - 3.00 Credits

NADU-280 - Nadut'en: Practical Speech - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course will focus on developing oral skills for using Nadut'en in everyday situations. Students will apply previous knowledge and communication skills to improve everyday speaking in Nadut'en. Practical application will be found within the schools and community, in family celebrations and announcements, events, notices, radio announcements, and invitations.
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  • 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:
  • communicate in an everyday contexts for incident reporting or giving directions;

  • apply Nadut’en within a community setting using a multimedia format;

  • speak Nadut’en during informal or formal one on one situations;

  • speak Nadut’en during informal or formal small or large group situations; and

  • convey appropriate oral protocol when speaking.
  • Text and Materials:
  • Patrick D. & Tress, S. Nedut’en Dictionary. Current Edition. Vanderhoof, BC. Yinka Dene Language Institute.
  • Carrier Dictionary Committee Central Carrier Bilingual Dictionary. Current Edition. Fort St. James, BC. Summer Institute of Linguistics.
  • Other Resources: 1. Expertise and resources of accomplished speakers.
    2. Example dialogue provided from real-life situations.
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information: Education Council approved October 30, 2013.