Course Information

Ojibwemowin I (NAS 0101)

Term: 2019-20 AY Fall Semester



Mon-Wed, 4:00 PM - 5:55 PM (8/26/2019 - 12/6/2019) Location: MAIN MAIN LLCC


This course is an introduction to the Ojibwe language through listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students learn basic Ojibwe vocabulary and grammar including commands, negation, and simple compound sentences. All four verb-types are examined with an emphasis on VAI verbs. Traditional Ojibwe culture is integrated throughout the course as a means of gaining greater comprehension of the language. The orthography used in this class is commonly known as double-vowel.