Indigenous Land-Based Practices: Recovering from Colonization in Changing Times

Code: LIBS1125

Course description

From environmental management, to wellness, to socioeconomic prosperity this course will take student on a journey to the seven directions of Turtle Island (North America). Beginning in the East students will learn sustainability practices on both land and water that allowed Indigenous peoples of the South, West, and North to thrive. Student will learn how their views towards earth, water, wind, and fire effect themselves and all other beings. Customs, ceremonies, responsibilities, and Indigenous science guide all lessons and activities.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery