Introduction to Indigenous Canada

Introduction to Indigenous Canada - SSC110
The course will provide the participants with an introduction to historical and contemporary issues relating to Indigenous people in Canada. Indigenous Worldviews will be discussed in both historical and modern perspectives. Students will review colonialization, government policies and legislation, which provide a foundation for understanding modern Indigenous life in Canada. Students will make critical connections between history and current realities of Indigenous people in Canada and reasons for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.