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Lílw̓at7ul Nation History, Traditions, Culture XCUL 1101

Cultural Studies Part-time Studies Course

Course details

​This course teaches the history, traditions and culture of the Lílw̓at7ul as well as the history of colonization in Canada, the residential school system, and the effects of this on the community today. Students will gain an understanding of the Lílw̓at7ul community and this knowledge can help them in building lasting sustainable relationships through respectful communication and understanding.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss and understand the historical importance of the local territory.
  • Describe Lílw̓at7ul culture, traditions and social norms in both a historical and modern context.
  • Identify and apply what makes a safe and inclusive learning/work environment.
  • Identify and analyze barriers to employment faced uniquely by Indigenous peoples.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2022


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