LING 403

Dene (Athabaskan)

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

An introduction to the linguistic structures of the Dene (Athabaskan) family of languages, one of the major language families of British Columbia. Offers a survey of Dene language structures, and includes discussion of oral and written literature and related cultural topics. Language revitalization among Dene language communities will be discussed.


  • May be taken more than once for credit with permission of the department to a maximum of 3 units.


  • Minimum third-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Linguistics offered by the Department of Linguistics in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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