Course: British Columbia First Nations 12


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Socials 10


BC First Nations Studies 12 focuses on traditional and contemporary issues facing BC First Nation peoples. The course consists of four modules. Module 1 discusses First Nations traditional relationship to the land and the environment. In Module 2 the history of European contact, colonialism and native resistance is explored. Module 3 addresses the emergence of aboriginal cultural expression and identity. The course culminates in Module 4 with the theme of First Nation leadership and self-determination in the present day.  


Course Topics/Modules

StartUp Assignment
13 Assignments
1 Discussion Forum
2 Online Provincial Exam Practice  Quizzes

1 Midterm Exam


*Provincial exam is mandatory for fulltime BC secondary students but not mandatory for high school graduates or adult students.


StartUp Assignment 5%
13 Assignments 65% (5% each)
1 Midterm Exam 25%

No Final Exam



Online Course Provides All Learning Resources



Teacher Support

Students have access to the course teacher through email, phone and in-person.




Prescribed Learning Outcomes

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Completion Date

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