University of Victoria

Aboriginal Language Revitalization

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Program Information

School:University of Victoria
Faculty:Humanities
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:Aboriginal Studies
Linguistics
Description:The goal of the certificate program is to develop understanding of the complex dynamics of language loss, maintenance, and recovery while also providing practical strategies for work in Aboriginal communities to preserve and revitalize threatened languages. This program is designed to honour traditional knowledge and practices, to recognize and accommodate the realities and needs of diverse communities, and to provide a foundation for both language revitalization activities and for further study in linguistics, education, and/or cultural resource management.
URL:Aboriginal Language Revitalization at University of Victoria
Modified on July 11, 2015