NATIVEAM 322 - Intermediate Ojibwe I
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Native American Studies (NATIVEAM)
Department: LSA American Culture
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Enforced Prerequisites:
NATIVEAM 223 or AMCULT 223; with a minimum grade of C- or better.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
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Description

The course will serve as a further introduction to Anishinaabe language and culture. Because Ojibwe is an endangered language, it is of utmost importance that the language is learned and used. This is a beautiful language with much to teach about living in this place. It deserves to be revitalized for future generations.

After completing AMCULT 322 students should be able to use Ojibwe to:

  • Create and respond to simple and compound statements and questions.
  • Understand 500 - 1000 words.
  • Understand some idiomatic phrases.
  • Express detailed descriptions of events.
  • Describe actions, people, places and things using complete sentences.
  • Be able to write using standardized orthography.
  • Understand the major contemporary cultural and political issues of the tribes of the Great Lakes.

Class Format:

We will have each lesson discussions that will require synchronous participation. The weekly lectures for this course will be recorded and made available asynchronously. This course will use Canvas for all asynchronous online components. Optional synchronous meetings with the instructor will be conducted through Zoom. Testing for this course will be in-person and will consist of short answer and matching questions. Grading will be completed and posted the same day as the exam. While there will be midterm and final exams, the most important component of the course will be class participation. Students should have access to an internet-connected computer, camera and microphone.

Schedule

NATIVEAM 322 - Intermediate Ojibwe I
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
24733
Open
13
 
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8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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