BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

FNED-150 - International Indigenous Studies - 3.00 Credits

FNED-150 - International Indigenous Studies - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course provides an introductory overview of the political, social and cultural circumstances of indigenous peoples globally. Particular attention is given to sovereignty, land and resource rights, the protection of indigenous knowledge, and indigenous justice. Through the use of case studies from around the world, students will gain an appreciation for the contributions of indigenous peoples to the global community, and be able to identify and discuss their various struggles for decolonization.
Part of the:
  • UNIVERSITY TRANSFER Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Associate of Arts Degree- First Nations Studies - Year 2
  • Course offered:
  • Fall 2018 (September - December)
  • Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Masters Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per week.
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%, Total 100 %. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: THEORETICAL & INTELLECTUAL OBJECTIVES (CONTENT-SPECIFIC)

    Upon completion of this course, the student will possess an introductory understanding of:

  • The contributions of Indigenous peoples

  • The issues facing Indigenous peoples globally
  • Indigenous peoples struggles against decolonization


  • EXPERIENTIAL, PRACTICAL, & TECHNOLOGICAL OBJECTIVES (GENERIC)

    Upon completion of this course, the student will possess a fundamental understanding of:
  • How to critically read materials
  • How to write a write a article summary
  • How to write an argumentative, analytical, exploratory essay
  • APA format
  • Time management and study techniques
  • Text and Materials:
  • FNED 150 Course Pack.
  • Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information:
    Current Course Offerings:
     
    FNED-150-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
    W9:00AM - 12:00PM04 Sep 201818 Dec 2018