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Native Language 2711 Introduction to Native American Linguistics View Details
A survey of the native languages of North America: present situation, historical relationships, sound systems, grammatical structures, geographic and social variation, writing systems and language maintenance. The basic principles of descriptive and historical linguistics will be introduced.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 2713 Algonquian Linguistics View Details
A study of the languages of the Algonquian family with particular emphasis on Ojibwe and Cree.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-2; or 3-2
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3251 Translation View Details
Specific problems of translation. The topic of this seminar will vary from year to year.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Four half courses in written Algonquian or permission of the Department
Offering: 2-0; or 2-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3511 Literature: The Oral Tradition View Details
Problems and methods of collection and analysis. Research and guided projects in oral literature.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): One of Ojibwe 2231 or 3001, Cree 3001, Algonquian 2231 or permission of the Department
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3531 Composition View Details
Expository and creative writing, research and guided project.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3551 Literature View Details
Specific problems of extant literature or creative writing. The topic of this seminar will vary from year to year.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Native Language 3511 or 3531 or permission of the Department
Offering: 2-0; or 2-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3711 Native American Applied Linguistics View Details
Introduction to problems and research methods.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3751 Linguistics View Details
Specific problems of theoretical or applied linguistics. The topic of the seminar will vary from year to year.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Native Language 2713 or 3711 or permission of the Department
Offering: 2-0; or 2-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3811 Special Topic I View Details
A half course on a selected topic.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Permission of the Department
Special Topic: Yes
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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Native Language 3813 Special Topic II View Details
A half course on a selected topic.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Permission of the Department
Special Topic: Yes
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: *This is a first language course.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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