Sechelt Nation Language and Culture Certificate

Faculty of Arts & Sciences
School of Humanities

Credential
Certificate

Program Highlights

Develop your Sechelt language skills while learning more about the history and culture of the Sechelt nation. 7ewkw’chalap kwetl’ tiwsham she shashishalhem!

Come and learn about the language and culture of the Sechelt (shíshálh)Nation. You'll take introductory language courses as well as literature and other electives relevant to Sechelt linguistics and culture. You'll study at our Sunshine Coast campus and be taught by CapU instructors and Sechelt community members. Help increase fluency and keep the Sechelt language alive. The course is taught from a Sechelt perspective and is aimed at current and future Sechelt language teachers.

Intakes

CampusTermsFull/Part Time
Sunshine CoastFallPart-Time
Sunshine CoastSpringPart-Time

Tuition and Fees Per Year

Domestic Students
Year Tuition Fees Total
Year 1$1,993 $1,086 $3,079
Year 2$1,993 $1,086 $3,079
Year 3$0 $0 $0
Year 4$0 $0 $0
Year 5$0 $0 $0
Total$3,986 $2,173 $6,159

Note: Fees are subject to change. Some programs have fees for supplies and equipment that aren’t included in the estimate. To get an idea of what you’ll pay to study at CapU, try out our Tuition & Fees Estimator.

First Term

Total credits: 9.00

Required:
ENGL 100University Writing Strategies3.00 credits
FNLG 108The Sechelt Language I (Sháshíshálhem I)3.00 credits
LING 102Introduction to Practical Phonetics3.00 credits

 

Second Term

Total credits: 9.00

 

Third Term

Total credits: 6.00

 

Fourth Term

Total credits: 6.00

Required:
ENGL 107Indigenous Literature and Film3.00 credits
FNLG 111The Sechelt Language IV (Sháshíshálhem IV)3.00 credits

 

Total program credits: 30.00

Important Dates

Application Dates

Aug 7, 2018 - Aug 6, 2019

Course Registration & Waitlisting Starts

Jul 8, 2019

Fee Payment Deadline

Aug 19, 2019 4:00 PM

Application Dates

Feb 5, 2019 - Dec 3, 2019

Course Registration & Waitlisting Starts

Nov 12, 2019

Fee Payment Deadline

Dec 17, 2019 4:00 PM

Note: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent; or Mature Student status

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For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar (pdf).

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Contact

Have questions about this program?

Sechelt Nation Language and Culture Certificate-Linguistics


604 986 1911 , ext. 2423
squamishlangculture@capilanou.ca

Student Information Services


604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Birch Building, room BR230
registration@capilanou.ca