Native Studies 101

Native Issues

Course details

This is an introductory course, introducing students to key social, religious, cultural, economic, and political issues which have emerged as a result of a relationship between the Canadian federal government and First Nations people. Taking a historical perspective, this course examines Euro-Canadians’ perception of the First Nations cultures and attempts mounted by the federal government to undermine and destroy First Nations cultures through its oppressive policy of “Indian” assimilation.

3 Credits

This course is also featured in the following Yellowhead Tribal College programs.