EDS358H1: Residential Schools and Education in Canada

Hours

24S

An exploration of Residential Schools in Canada and their impacts on education and lives of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples. This course investigates the historical educational ideology of residential schools and their relationship to colonization, the role of government and organized religion in the residential school system, and contemporary strategies that encourage stable and trusting relationships with Indigenous communities. This course will also explore aspects of the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action.

Prerequisite
Completion of 9.0 credits
Corequisite
None
Exclusion
None
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)