Peoples and Cultures of the Circumpolar World I

Introduces the peoples and cultures of the north Circumpolar Region through interdisciplinary study in the fields of anthropology, sociology, history, media and cultural studies, communications and literature.


Students will be introduced to traditional cultures and contemporary peoples through Indigenous and Western perspectives. This course examines primary societies (traditional Indigenous societies up to Western contact) and secondary societies (non-Indigenous enclaves in the North).

Prerequisite(s): NRTH 101 and 24 credit units at the University.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor
CountryCanada
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan
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ECTS credits0.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyBasic/broad, general programmes
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Tagsmultidisciplinarycircumpolar
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