Pigiarvik - Inuinnaqtun Second Language Level 1 - Part 1 - Cambridge Bay (evening)

Pigiarvik means a ‘starting place’. The course introduces students to Inuinnaqtun pronunciation and grammar while enabling them to build basic skills including:

  • introductions;
  • asking and answering simple questions;
  • using the singular, dual and plural properly; and
  • beginner language for various situations in the home and workplace.

A dialogue in each lesson demonstrates to students how Inuinnaqtun is spoken in daily life and develops their listening skills. Students also receive instruction on reading and writing in roman orthography.

A special evening course offered in 2 sessions split between the Fall and Winter semester. Each session is a 2 week course consisting of 10 evening classes of 1.25 hours and one 3 hour Saturday class. This course has priority registration for teachers, health centre staff and other workers unable to attend day-time courses.

Course Dates: February 8-19, 2016 (Mon - Fri 6:30 - 8:00 pm)

CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK TO REGISTER: REGISTRATION FORM

Start Date: 
Monday, February 8, 2016
End Date: 
Friday, February 19, 2016
Location: 
TBD
Community: 
Region: 
Kitikmeot
Contact Name: 
Grant Corey
Registration Deadline: 
Monday, February 1, 2016
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
867-983-4059
Fax: 
867-983-4126