Continuing Studies: Languages
Chilcotin Language and Culture • XFNL 0100
This course will introduce you to Chilcotin language and culture. Learn basic words and phrases including body parts, numbers up to 20, days of the week, months, utensils, basic greetings, and much more. The traditional game of Lahal will be experienced and traditional cultural crafts will be discussed. This is an ideal course to develop cultural awareness and is ideal for individuals, public sector, businesses, banks, schools, etc.
Dates: Oct. 10– Oct. 29, 2018
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6–9 pm
Shuswap Language & Culture • XFNL 0110
Learn about the Northern Shuswap! TRU is located on Northern Shuswap territory of the Williams Lake Indian Band. This course will introduce you to Shuswap language and culture through various guest speakers. Learn basic Secwepemctsin (Shuswap language) including days of the week, months, colours, drum making, Shuswap history, traditions, and much more. This is an ideal course to develop cultural awareness and is ideal for individuals, public sector, businesses, banks, schools, etc.
Dates:Sept. 18–Oct. 4, 2018
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6–9 pm
This colourful culture will come alive once you discover its language, music and traditions with our instructor from the Hispanic world. By learning simple structures and vocabulary, you will be able to function and make contact with the natives in Spain and Latin American countries. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.
Fee: $191 (+ textbook available through the TRU bookstore)
Sept 25 - Nov 27, 2018
Tuesdays, 6 - 9 pm
Please call 250.392.8010 for more information or