The certificate program consists of 27 units of academic credit. At least 12 units must be earned by completing courses in the First Nations language itself.

Certificate in First Nations Language Proficiency - Athabaskan and Tlingit-Yukon Cohort:

Students complete or achieve equivalent credit for the following:

FNLG 130 - Practical Phonetics for First Nations Languages (3)

FNLG 133 - Introduction to First Nations Language I (3)*

FNLG 134 - Introduction to FNLG II (3)*

FNLG 200 - Introduction to Grammar in a First Nations Language (3)

FNLG 233 - Description and Analysis of a First Nations Language I (3)*

FNLG 234 - Description Analysis FNLG II (3)*

In addition, students must complete at least nine units selected from the following courses.

FNLG 158 - First Nations Language Immersion I (3)

FNLG 258 - First Nations Language Immersion II (3)

FNLG 335 - Topics in First Nations Language I (3)

FNLG 435 - Topics in First Nations Language II (3)

FNLG 433 - First Nations Language Mentoring I (3)*

FNLG 434 - First Nations Language Mentoring II (3)*

*may be used if the subject matter is the same First Nations language

Please see the Simon Fraser University website for course descriptions at www.sfu.ca/fnlp