FNLG 100 will take a communicative approach to language learning and will focus on comprehension. It will incorporate effective language learning strategies such as TPR (Total Physical Response) and TPR Storytelling. In this course, students will acquire basic vocabulary in Skwxwú7mesh Sníchim (the Squamish language) for describing the self and family. The family, as seen from a Skwxwú7mesh perspective, will be the central theme of this course.
Recommended that LING 102 be taken concurrently. This courses focuses on oral communications, whereas LING 102 will focus on practical and phonetic writing systems.