Intended for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal learners, this course will explore indigenous ways of knowing and how they can benefit all students. Topics include historical, social, and political issues in Aboriginal education; terminology; cultural, spiritual and philosophical themes in Aboriginal worldviews; and how Aboriginal worldviews can inform professional programs and practices, including but not limited to the field of education.
Aboriginal Worldviews and EducationUniversity of Toronto
About this Course
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Welcome and Orientation to the Course
Aboriginal Worldviews Colliding with Newcomers
A Brief History of Aboriginal Education
Contemporary Themes in Aboriginal Education
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ABORIGINAL WORLDVIEWS AND EDUCATION
The course material is useful, indepth and eye-opening. A great course explaining various views. I have a much better understanding of the culture and challenges.
The instructor is super knowledgable and provides clear insight and perspectives in Aboriginal Worldviews and Education. I am hooked. This will not be my last Coursera course!
I really enjoyed this course and I learned a lot. Thank you so much for the time and energy you put into creating it and providing it in this way so people from all over can enhance their learning.
This course has so many insights and great information. Jean-Paul is engaging and his passion for Aboriginal Worldviews and Indigenous knowledge is so apparent. I highly recommend!
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