Subject: Law
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours
College: Law
Department: Law (Dean's Office)

Description

This course explores Indigenous traditional law within the cultural paradigm of Circle Teachings methodology. Using the four circles Cree teachings as a starting place and teaching tool, the students will be given an understanding of traditional family structure, governance and an overview of history. Using stories, songs and dance as well as invited guests the class will discuss the laws of wahkotowin which demonstrates the traditional roles, responsibilities and obligations of family, community, land and creation.

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