GGR415H5 • Geographies of Indigenous Health

Description
Indigenous people of Canada - the First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples - have very rich and diverse histories. However, common to most are large disparities in health compared to the non-Indigenous population. This seminar course will examine the health conditions of Indigenous peoples in Canada including a focus on the geographic, historic, and contemporary factors leading to health disparities and inequalities. The course will also examine health and well-being through an Indigenous worldview.
Prerequisites
14.0 credits including GGR353H5
Distribution Requirement
Social Science
Total Instructional Hours
24L
Program Area
Geography