Sechelt Nation Language and Culture Certificate

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$1,954 $1,013 $2,967
Year 2$1,954 $1,013 $2,967
Total$3,908 $2,026 $5,934

Note: Fees are subject to change.

Program Requirements

First Term

Total credits: 9.00

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 Deadline

Aug 7

Course Registration & Waitlisting

Jul 9-20

Fee Payment Deadline

Aug 27  4 p.m.

Application Deadline

Dec 4

Course Registration & Waitlisting

Nov 13-22

Fee Payment Deadline

Dec 18  4 p.m.

Note: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

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

Interview with Sechelt education officials


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? Get in touch with an admissions advisor.

Student Information Services


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

Sechelt Nation Language and Culture Certificate-Linguistics


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