NOST 202 - Social History of the North

This course presents a broad overview of the human and social history of the circumpolar North.


This course presents an overview of the social history of the circumpolar North with particular emphasis on Indigenous cultures, the consolidation of European domination in the North, human ecology, and contemporary social and political economy of the North.

Prerequisites: ENGL 100 and NOST 101

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor
Language of instruction
InstitutionYukon University
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ECTS credits6.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyHistory and archaeology
Teaching placeAyamdigut campus, Whitehorse
Tagscircumpolar studiesnorthern studiescircumpolar studies
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