Foundations of Indigenous Ecological Knowledge

This course provides a framework for understanding Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK). Key concepts and theories regarding environmental teachings and issues are examined. Topics include theoretical perspectives in TEK, ecological knowledge, climate change and First Nations, teaching from the Elders, challenges and opportunities in sustainable development, and case studies as used by First Nations in Canada. (lec 3) cr 3.

INDG-2316EL
University of Sudbury
3.00
UG