Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

DEPARTMENT OF

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Inuktitut

Our Department offers two semesters of Inuktitut language acquisition and culture courses. You can take it as an elective, towards the World Language Studies minor or toward minor in Indigenous StudiesLinguistics Plans or toward Certificate in Indigenous Languages and Cultures.

Course Title Description
INUK 101/3.0 Beginning Inuktitut Language and Culture I An introduction to the history and culture of the Inuit of Canada with particular emphasis on their language, Inuktitut, in both writing and speaking. This course is designed for those who have little or no exposure to the Inuit language nor the history of Canada’s Inuit peoples. 
EXCLUSION    LLCU 101/3.0 (Topic: Inuktitut). 
INUK 102/3.0 Beginning Inuktitut Language and Culture II Continuation of INUK 101/3.0. This course builds on the foundation of INUK 101/3.0 expanding the student’s knowledge of the vocabulary and structure which enables them to carry on limited conversation in selected everyday topics. This course will also provide an overview of the history and culture of the Inuit from the early 20th century to today.
PREREQUISITE    INUK 101/3.0.