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SOCI-240 - Indigenous Family Support Studies

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SOCI-240Indigenous Family Support Studies3 - credits$318.06

Description:
This course explores the diverse and unique nature and dynamics of First Nations, Aboriginal, Metis and Inuit (referred to inclusively as Indigenous) families. Students learn directly from Indigenous families, their support networks and advocates their strengths as well as the challenges and struggles they continue to face through the imposed transition from traditional to contemporary family roles. From this, students will work towards fostering a better understanding of how they can assist in providing culturally appropriate family support, and promoting family wellness and safe environments for children.

Prerequisites: None.

Delivery Method: On-Campus Online

Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for SOCI-240


SOCI-240 Indigenous Family Support Studies can be found in the following programs: