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SECW-271 - Secwpemctsín Structure and Analysis II - 3.00 Credits

SECW-271 - Secwpemctsín Structure and Analysis II - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course will expose the student to an advanced analysis of word-formation and introductory analysis of Secwpemctsín sentence structure. Topics to be discussed will include various word-structures, basic to more-complex sentence types, and an introductory analysis of traditional narratives. Comparisons will be made with the immediate neighboring languages.
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  • Prerequisites : SECW-270 , 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:

    • articulate components of Secwepemctsin structure including word, sentence and morphological structure;

    • articulate the various structural components of the Secwepemctsin structure including morphological structure;

    • analyze the structure of various forms of text: conversational, traditional stories;

    • perform an analysis of language word formation structures on an advanced level; and

    • discuss similarities and differences between Secwepemctsin and the neighboring Interior Salish language as related to this course.

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