Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2014/2015
Canadian Excellence

Indigenous Studies Program

Program Information: Dean's Office, (519) 756-8228, ext 5849, lbacademicadvising@wlu.ca

The Indigenous Studies option and minor, and ID courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Laurier Brantford's Indigenous Studies Option,includes a series of courses to provide students with an understanding of contemporary issues as they relate to Indigenous peoples. Employing a holistic approach, this option fosters a greater understanding of Indigenous peoples, their history and their place in the world. Students in this program develop the skills needed to work with or in the Indigenous community.

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ID Course Notes

The following ID courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
ID120 Introduction to Indigenous Studies [1] 0.5
ID201 Indigenous Perspectives on Globalization [2] 0.5
ID205 Indigenous People and Anthropology [3] 0.5
ID207 Gender and Indigenous Communities [4] 0.5
ID227 The People of the Longhouse [5] 0.5
ID301 Traditional Ecological Knowledge [6] 0.5
ID303 Indigenous Pedagogy [7] 0.5
ID308 Indigenous Forms of Justice [8] 0.5
ID350 Special Topics 0.5
ID360 Indigenous-Settler Relations [9] 0.5
ID375 Indigenous Community Organizing [10] 0.5
ID400 Indigenous Research Methodologies [11] 0.5

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID401 and ID450 deleted; effective September 1, 2014.

  1. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID120/CT120 Title and description revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  2. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID201 Title and description revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  3. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID205/CT205 Description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  4. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID207 Title, description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  5. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID227 Prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  6. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID301 Title, description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  7. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID303 Title, description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  8. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID308/LY308 New course; effective September 1, 2014.

  9. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID360 Title, description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  10. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID375 Prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.

  11. Senate Revision May 28, 2014: ID400 Title, description and prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2014.