Courses

Below is a list of Dawson courses with Indigenous Studies content and/or topics related to Indigenous culture. Not all courses are offered every term; please check the timetable for current offerings and course descriptions.

Categories:

  1. deals with Canada’s First Nations, Inuit, and Métis in part of or the entire course
  2. deals with Indigenous peoples outside of Canada
  3. deals with topics that may be related to Indigenous culture or issues (e.g., canoeing, wilderness survival)

General Education

English

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Native American Perspectives 603-103 Paul Serralheiro 1
Post-Colonial Literature 603-103 Karla Gruodis 1
Themes in First Peoples’ Literature 603-103 Susan Briscoe 1
Humans, Animals, and the Environment 603-BXE Gina Granter

Humanities

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Native Ways of Knowing 345-101 Aditya Dewan 1
Reading the Past 345-101 Michael Wood 2
Human-Animal Studies 345-101 Kelly Macphail
Cultural Identity and Cultural Rights 345-102 Anjali Choksi 1
Institutions and Identity 345-102 Alexandra Law
Self and Other 345-BXH Joseph Rosen 1

Physical Education

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Canoe Skills 109-102 Ginny Malcolm 3
Canoe Camping 109-103 Cindy Starzenski 3
Winter Camping 109-103 Anthony Berkers & Jonathan Egan 3
Nature Retreat 109-103 Douglas Smyth & Ricky Lew 3
Wilderness Camping 109-103 Douglas Smyth & Richard Montreuil 3

Social Sciences

Anthropology

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Anthropology of Indigenous North America 381-305 Anna de Aguayo 1
Introduction to Anthropology 381-101 Maciek Domanski
Development of Civilization 381-204 Maciek Domanski
Indigenous America 381-308 Anna de Aguayo 1

Geography

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Introduction to Geography 320-102 Geoffrey Pearce 1
Introduction to Geography 330-102 Richard Soare 1
Introduction to Geography 320-102 Jocelyn Guindon 1
Introduction to Geography 320-102 Jeff Barnes 2
Introduction to Geography 320-102 Gisela Frias 2
Applied Geography Jocelyn Guindon 1

History

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Introduction to Western Civilization 330-101 Maryann Farkas 2
War, Rebellions, Scandal, Poverty and Other Conflicts 330-201 Janice Harvey 1
Crime and Society 330-201 Rachèle Caux 1
Outcasts in Quebec Society 330-210 Rachèle Caux 1
Third World History 330-221 Maryann Farkas 2
First Nations 330-302 Michael Duckett 1

Methods

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
I.S.: First Nations 300-308 Michael Duckett 1
I.S.: Canada and Cultural Encounters 300-308 Jan Arvantakis 1

Political Science

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Introduction to Politics 385-101 Antonia Fikkert
Canadian Democracy 385-306 Cynthia Martin
Canadian Democracy 385-306 Vanessa Gordon
Canadian Democracy 385-306 Marianne Pelton
Canadian Democracy 385-306 Chris Bourne 1
Canadian Democracy 385-306 Myron Galan

Religion

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Introduction to World Religion 370-102 Laurence Nixon
Introduction to World Religion 370-102 Johanne Rabbat

Sociology

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Indigenous Resurgence 387-401 Laura Shea 1
Introduction to Sociology 387-101 Anna-Lisa Aunio
Introduction to Sociology 387-101 Cory Legassic
Introduction to Sociology 387-101 Gleema Nambiar
Introduction to Sociology 387-101 Elliot Kerr
Social Problems 387-201 Elliot Kerr
Sociology of Education 387-216 Gleema Nambiar
Multicultural Montreal 387-903 Cory Legassic
Multicultural Montreal 387-903 Gleema Nambiar
Sociology of Health Care 387-990 Laura Shea

Economics

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Advanced Studies in Economics 383-401 Charles-Albert Ramsay 1

Creative Arts, Literature, and Languages (C.A.L.L)

Cinema and Communications

COURSE NUMBER TEACHER CATEGORY
Selected Topics: Indigenous Media 530-925 Michelle Smith 1


Last Modified: November 21, 2017