Indigenous Languages and Culture Diploma Program Two (2) Year Cohort
Program Overview: The Diploma is intended to ladder to an Indigenous Degree Program, in Education, Social Work and Culture and Communication studies.
The Program is intended for the reclamation, revitalization, and strengthening of Indigenous languages with the focus on Blackfoot. The Diploma has a dual focus, reclaiming the knowledge embodied in the language while revitalizing fluency. Secondly, strengthening the cultural responsibilities integral to the identity, health and continuity of the First Nation
• English 30-1
• Demonstration of initiative in learning language
• Experience in Blackfoot knowledge
• College level writing (Accuplacer Assessment)
Academic Upgrading and High School Applicants:
Require to have English 30-1
Program at a glance
Length of Program: 2 years (20 courses)
Method of Delivery: RCCC Main Campus
Program Intakes: Winter Intake for Spring start date
Applications Open: February 2020
Selection Process for Admission:
Two confidential Letters of Reference.
One mandatory letter from an Eminent Scholar from the Blackfoot Speaking people (Siksiaitsitapi).