In this course, you’ll examine formal and informal approaches to language teaching and learning in Indigenous community settings. Topics include:
- forms of language acquisition
- Indigenous teaching and learning strategies
- how strategies are related to community needs and goals
- the role of community and community members in teaching and learning
The emphasis is on strategies for mobilizing social and political forces for language maintenance and revival.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-721-8504.