Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

HI345
Native Peoples of Western Canada
0.5 Credit

History of Aboriginal peoples (status and non-status "Indians," Inuit and Métis) in Western Canada. Topics may include ancient Aboriginal Canada, contact, fur trade(s) and later economic developments, Native-missionary relations, Inuit and other Aboriginal peoples of the Arctic, Métis, treaties, governmental policies, Aboriginal activism and cultural reclamation. {C} {S}