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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Approx. 20 hours to complete

Suggested: 12 weeks, 3-5 hours a week....

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Worldview

4 videos (Total 51 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Storytelling10m
Indigenous Worldviews16m
Reuben Quinn11m
2 readings
Worldview Course Notes10m
Interactive Painting: A Tribute to Aboriginal Women10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz10m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Fur Trade

5 videos (Total 72 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Colonization12m
The Fur Trade Part 127m
The Fur Trade Part 215m
Frank Tough13m
2 readings
Fur Trade Course Notes10m
Interactive Painting: Education10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz28m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Trick or Treaty

5 videos (Total 65 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Numbered Treaties Part 112m
Numbered Treaties Part 28m
Numbered Treaties Part 36m
The Métis Nation19m
2 readings
Trick or Treaty Course Notes10m
Interactive Painting: Governance10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz40m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

New Rules, New Game

3 videos (Total 44 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Outside Influences Part 114m
Outside Influences Part 212m
2 readings
New Rules, New Game Course Notes10m
Interactive Painting: Governance10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz24m
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Top reviews from Indigenous Canada

By JBJan 22nd 2018

Excellent course that provides a great foundation for learning about Indigenous cultures and worldviews. Provides thoughtful topics to explore and insightful knowledge. I highly recommend this course!

By YHSep 25th 2017

This course was eye-opening and an essential learning experience for my work with First Nations children and their families. I have and will continue to recommend this course to my colleagues.

Instructors

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Dr. Tracy Bear

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Native Studies & Dept. of Women's and Gender Studies
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Dr. Paul Gareau

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Native Studies

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