Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2013/2014
Canadian Excellence

HI344
Native Peoples of Eastern Canada
0.5 Credit

History of Aboriginal peoples (status and non-status "Indians," Inuit and Métis) in Eastern Canada, from the 10th century to the present. Topics may include ancient Aboriginal Canada, contact, fur trade(s), encounters with Christianity, destruction of the Beothuk, government policies for First Nations, Native activism and cultural reclamation.{C}