Courses

First Nations Studies

NumberCourseDescription
ABRG 3109 Independent Studies Students will normally be limited to 6 ch of independent study.

Prerequisite: Permission of an instructor is required before registration.

ABRG 3684 Aspects of Maliseet and Mi'kmaq Culture Historical and contemporary perspectives on changes that have affected Mi'kmaq and Maliseet cultures and societies since the time of contact; emphasis on issues relating to education, economic development, spirituality, self-government, land claims.
ABRG 3685 Mi'kmaq Language Elements of Mi'kmaq: phonology, morphology, syntax. Field methods. Instructional materials and approaches.
ABRG 3686 Maliseet Language

Elements of Maliseet: phonology, morphology, syntax. Field methods. Instructional materials and approaches.

'Ciw wen ketuwokehkimsit eluwehket wolastoqey latuwewakon, tan eltaqahk naka tan eluwikhasik. 'Ciw wen ketuwokisit naka ketuwewestaq.

ABRG 3695 Intermediate Mi'kmaq Language

Further studies in Mi'kmaq.

Prerequisite: 3 ch in Mi'kmaq Language.

ABRG 3696 Intermediate Maliseet Language

Second-level course in Maliseet, focused on syntax, conversation, storytelling.

’Ciw wen keti ankuwokehkimsit wolastoqey latuwewakon, tahalu eluwikhasik, elewestuhtimok naka atkuhkewakonol.

ABRG 4194 Land Claims Examines the reconciliation of Aboriginal rights with the modern Canadian state through the presentation of claims, and negotiation and adjudication of specific and comprehensive land claims agreements including recognition of Aboriginal self-government.
ABRG 4696 Advanced Maliseet: Grammar

Focus on grammar, word, and sentence formation, in speaking and listening, through storytelling, conversation, and songs.

Prerequisite: 6 ch in Maliseet Language or permission of instructor.

'Ciw yut wen keti ankuwi skicinuwatuwet naka wen keti piyemi woli ’sotok atkuhkakonol, mecimiw elewestuhtimkopon naka elewestuhtimok, kapiw ’kaneyal naka pileyal lintuwakonol. 'Ciw yukt kisi wihqehtuhtit kinaq neqcikotok, kosona wolitahatok nutokehkikemit.

ABRG 4697 Advanced Maliseet II: Conversation and Composition

Focus on vocabulary development, fluency in speech, literacy skills.

Prerequisite: 9 ch in Maliseet Language or permission of instructor.

'Ciw yut wen keti ankuwi kcicihtaq skicinuwatuwewakon, pciliw eluwikhasik, wolama 'tawi olonuwatuwe. 'Ciw yukt kisi wihqehtuhtit kinaq neqcikotok cel epahsiw, kosona wolitahatok nutokehkikemit.