Indigenous Language Revitalization Practicum

PART OF: Aboriginal Language Revitalization

Course description

A 70- or 140-hour work-study under the mentorship of an Elder or fluent speaker to develop understanding of local language preservation and revitalization issues and strategies. The focus is on local language revitalization program planning and collaboration with local language workers.

Course code: LING 185

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 or 250-721-8504.

Additional course details

Prerequisites: permission of the Aboriginal Language Revitalization program.

Subject to the “Guidelines for Ethical Conduct” and “Regulations Concerning Practica”.