INDG2240

Introduction to Western Law and Indigenous Peoples

3 Credits

University Transfer Course

13-3-0

This course will introduce students to the developments that have happened in the legal relationship between Indigenous Peoples and the Crown/Canada. Students will go over important historical treaties and documents and important Canadian court cases that have shaped the area of Indigenous rights in Canada. Students will also become familiar with the details of the dual court cases Buffalo vs. The Crown and Ermineskin vs. The Crown. Prerequisites: INDG 2010