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Type E: Indigenous Content - Transfer of Educational Jurisdiction

Indigenous Learning 2302 Transfer of Educational Jurisdiction
Under the Canadian government Indian policy of devolution, negotiations are occurring between the government of Canada, represented by Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) and various First Nations and Tribal organizations for the transfer of jurisdiction for education back to Indigenous Peoples. This course explores this process of negotiation taking into consideration treaty obligations in regard to education, statutory requirements for education and contemporary federal and provincial education policy.
Credit Weight: 1.0
Offering: 3-0; 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type E: Indigenous Content