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Chinuk Wawa (CW 203)

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ClassGraphic Prerequisite: CW 202 or consent of the instructor. This course is the third course of a three-term sequence to ensure students achieve competency in Chinuk Wawa at the second-year college level. Competency is defined by benchmarks set by the Tribes, the state, and in accordance with Oregon's SB 690 of 2001 and by Lane's language standards. Students will (1) become proficient in the sound system of Chinuk Wawa to be able to (2)converse in a variety of common everyday settings using vocabulary and structures presented in class. Emphasis is placed on daily speaking, writing, reading, and listening of Chinuk Wawa and learning about the cultures of the people who spoke and still speak the language. Virtual Live class requires a stable internet connection and a device with a camera and audio capabilities. Email instructor Beth Sheppard at with questions.

Class Details

21 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Virtual Class-Online

Beth Sheppard 



Please read:  Chinuk Wawa Lexicon by Henry Zenk and Kathy Cole, is available from the LCC bookstore. Prerequisite: CW 202 or consent of the instructor. This is a Virtual Live class and requires a stable internet connection, a computer with a camera, microphone, and speakers. You will log in at scheduled times and receive live instruction and be able to interact with classmates. Your Instructor will send you access login information a day or two prior to class start. Check the email associated with your student account a day or two prior to class start for details from your instructor on how to log in to the class.

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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/30/2021 - 6/8/2021 Weekly - Tue, Thu 4:00 PM - 5:50 PM Virtual, Virtual Class-Online  Map, Room: Virtual Class-Online Beth Sheppard 

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ID: 24551

03/30/21 - 06/08/21
Weekly - Tue, Thu
21 sessions.

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