SOCW 521

Indigenous Perspectives on Knowledge and Research

Units: 1.5

Explores the dimensions of Indigenous ways of knowing that influence researching activities in Indigenous communities. Students will explore how, and from where, their own knowing emerges as well as critically examine how knowledge is constructed within larger society. Focuses on how power, culture, ethics, protocols, language, place and spirit shape knowledge.

Graduate course in the Social Work program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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