SOCW 354

Indigenous Perspectives on Practice Issues

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Critically examines the historical process of colonization in Canada, the resulting barriers embedded in policy and practice, and alternative ways of viewing the social-psychological position of Indigenous people in Canadian Society. Contemporary issues and the movement toward self-determination are discussed in relation to social work theory and practice.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCW 354, SOCW 454.

Pre- or Co-requisites:

Undergraduate course in Social Work offered by the School of Social Work in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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