Indigenous Language Materials Development

PART OF: Aboriginal Language Revitalization

Course description

This course examines the preparation and evaluation of curriculum and classroom materials for teaching Indigenous languages. We’ll discuss:

  • theory and application of curriculum development to immersion/language programs
  • designs, organizational patterns, materials and media
  • change strategies and evaluation.

Micro-teaching will provide practice in the teaching methods under study.

Course code: LING 184

How to register

Courses within the Certificate in Aboriginal Language Revitalization program are offered within community partnerships, on campus in Victoria or at the En’owkin Centre in Penticton. Registration is done solely through the department. Please contact the Program Coordinator for upcoming offerings, locations and registration forms at calr@uvic.ca or 250-721-8504.