Subject: Indigenous Studies
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Indigenous Studies


This course aims to develop a critical awareness of the regeneration of Saulteaux values as evidenced in ethnohistory, language, literature and oral tradition. Students will gain familiarity with linguistic features of the language, the history of Saulteaux First Nations in Saskatchewan, and commonalities with other regional contexts and dialects of Anishinaabe. Students will relate historical and cultural information to the contemporary context. Elder’s teachings will comprise a significant portion of course instruction. Format will be lectures, Elder's discourse, readings, guest speakers, film, research and reflective writing.

Note: Students with credit for NS 298 Saulteaux Cultural Expressions or NS 214 may not take this course for credit. This course was labeled NS 214 until 2015.
Prerequisite(s): NS 107.3 or INDG 107.3 and 3 additional credit units from ANTH, ARCH, ECON, GEOG, INDG, LING, NS, POLS, PSY, SOC, or WGST

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