AP/CRIM4659 6.0 A: Indigenous Peoples, Crime, and Justice
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
Examines the current crisis of the over-criminalization and over-incarceration of indigenous peoples in Canada and other similar jurisdictions including the United States, Australia, and New Zealand. Drawing from contemporary criminological and social theory, the course engages in a critical discussion of these issues providing an extended analysis and critique of federal policies regarding indigenous peoples. An interdisciplinary approach is taken in the course with material drawn from literatures in criminology, political science, law, sociology, geography, and history. Prerequisites: AP/SOSC 1650 6.00 or AP/CRIM 1650 6.00 or AP/SOSC 1650 9.00 or AP/CRIM 1650 9.00 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B.
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities