Subject: Indigenous Studies
Credit units: 6
Offered: Term 1 and 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Indigenous Studies

Description

Examines how the various historical and contemporary images or representations emerged and changed over time and the cultural world views, ideas and values behind the images. Further discussion will centre around how these images affect our relationships with each other. After critical analysis of images, strategies for changing images will be explored. This will be done through interactive lectures, presentations, group and individual activities, critical viewing and analysis of photographs, films, videos, magazines, newspapers, and other popular media forms.

Note: Students with credit for NS 208 or NS 370 may not take this course for credit. This course was labeled NS 370 until 2015.
Prerequisite(s): NS 261 or INDG 261, NS 262 or INDG 262, and 6 credit units 200-level NS or INDG.

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