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Indigenous Canada is a 12-lesson Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada. From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations. Topics for the 12 lessons include the fur trade and other exchange relationships, land claims and environmental impacts, legal systems and rights, political conflicts and alliances, Indigenous political activism, and contemporary Indigenous life, art and its expressions....
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Worldview

In this introductory module, students learn the significance of stories and storytelling in Indigenous societies. We explore history that comes from Indigenous worldviews, this includes worldviews from the Inuit, Nehiyawak, Kanien:keha’ka and Tlingit peoples....
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4 видео (всего 51 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video4 видео
Introduction12мин
Storytelling10мин
Indigenous Worldviews16мин
Reuben Quinn11мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Worldview Course Notes10мин
Interactive Painting: A Tribute to Aboriginal Women10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 1 Quiz10мин
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Fur Trade

This module discusses pre-contact trading systems between Indigenous peoples of North America with a focus on the geographical region of Canada. We examine the chronological events of contact with Europeans and the events leading up to, and during the fur trade. This module also explores the long lasting social, political and economic ramifications of the fur trade on Indigenous peoples....
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5 видео (всего 72 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video5 видео
Colonization12мин
The Fur Trade Part 127мин
The Fur Trade Part 215мин
Frank Tough13мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Fur Trade Course Notes10мин
Interactive Painting: Education10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 2 Quiz28мин
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Trick or Treaty

Examines Indigenous and settler perspectives of treaty making. Discusses the variation of treaties in Canada and the unique circumstances surrounding these events. Outlines the temporal and geographical history of the numbered treaties (beginning on the east) and ends with a discussion of the historical events and policies leading up to Métis scrip....
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5 видео (всего 65 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video5 видео
Numbered Treaties Part 112мин
Numbered Treaties Part 28мин
Numbered Treaties Part 36мин
The Métis Nation19мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Trick or Treaty Course Notes10мин
Interactive Painting: Governance10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 3 Quiz40мин
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New Rules, New Game

This lesson begins with a discussion about what is distinctive in Indigenous legal traditions. Explores impacts of policies put in place as British North America attempted to solidify itself geographically and socially. Examines the ways in which the Indian Act contributed to assimilation....
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3 видео (всего 44 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video3 видео
Outside Influences Part 114мин
Outside Influences Part 212мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
New Rules, New Game Course Notes10мин
Interactive Painting: Governance10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 4 Quiz24мин
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автор: 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!

автор: 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.

Преподавателя

Dr. Tracy Bear

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

Dr. Paul Gareau

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Native Studies

О University of Alberta

UAlberta is considered among the world’s leading public research- and teaching-intensive universities. As one of Canada’s top universities, we’re known for excellence across the humanities, sciences, creative arts, business, engineering and health sciences....

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