Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Mohawk

The Department offers two semesters of Mohawk language and culture classes. You can count these towards LLCU majorIndigenous Studies minor, World Language Studies minor, Linguistics major or minor or take as electives.

Course Title Description
MOHK 101/3.0 Beginning Language and Culture I: Mohawk I Offers a basic level of understanding, speaking, reading and writing for students with no knowledge of the language.
This course is an introduction to the study of the language and culture of the Kanien’kehaka, the Mohawk Nation. Participants will be provided an opportunity to not only learn some basic Mohawk language but will also gain an understanding of the richness of the Mohawk culture
MOHK 102/3.0 Beginning Language and Culture II: Mohawk II Continuation of LLCU 101/3.0: offering a basic level of understanding, speaking, reading and writing in the language.Topics in Kanien’keha will lead to the basic tools of speaking, reading and writing the Mohawk language.The cultural component of this Mohawk 2 course will focus on examining the traditional teachings and the formation of the Nation’s political structures and its economic environment from the historical to the contemporary.
PREREQUISITE LLCU 101/3.0 in same language.