The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following:
Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. The instructor will provide a course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester. Evaluation will be based on some of the following:
An example of one possible evaluation scheme would be:
|Seminar attendance & participation||10%|
The primary objective of this course is to examine crime, deviance, and victimization of Indigenous peoples along with subsequent community and system responses.
At the conclusion of the course, the successful student will be able to:
Texts and custom course materials, including journal articles will be compiled and required by the instructor. These will be updated periodically by the instructor. Texts could include the following:
Forever Loved. Exposing the Hidden Crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls in Canada, (2016), ed by D. Memee Lavell-Harvard and Jennifer Brant, Bradford: Demeter Press.
Resistance and Renewal: Surviving the Indian Residential School, (1998), by Celia Haig Brown, Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press.
Returning to the Teachings, Exploring Aboriginal Justice, (2006), by Rupert Ross, Toronto: Penguin Books.
Seven Fallen Feathers. Racism, Death and Truths in a Northern City, (2017), by Tanya Talaga, Toronto: House of Anansi Press Inc.
A Knock on the Door. Essential History of Residential Schools from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, (2015), by Phil Fontaine, Aimee Craft, and The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press.
Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action, (2015), by The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press.
Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:
Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:
This course is not required for any other course.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU CRIM 3XXX (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 3XX (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 2XXX (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU HUMA 3XX (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV ELEV 2nd (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC FNST 298 (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 211 (3)||2012/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOCI 3XX (1.5)||2012/09/01 to -|