Stories of the First People: Current Issues
|Lecture hours per week||3|
|Lab hours per week|
This course introduces students to the current issues in relation to First Peoples in Canada. The course allows students to explore First Peoples lived experiences, identity, values, and beliefs, through stories, art, music and song. Topics will include: IdleNoMore, the First Nations Education Act, the Tsilhqot’in Nation & Northern Gateway Pipeline, the Highway of Tears, the Sixties Scoop, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and residential schools.