AP/HIST4520 6.0 A: Metis History
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
This course studies the history of Metis in North America from the meeting of Indigenous women and European fur traders in 1630 to court cases of Metis rights in the 21st century. It examines the emergence of distinct ethnic groups that blended European and indigenous traditions, and the transformation of Metis into a political collectivity recognized in the Canadian constitution. Open to: History and Multicultural and Indigenous Studies Majors and Minors Note: Priority is given to History and Multicultural and Indigenous Studies Honours majors and minors who have successfully completed at least 84 credits.
- 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