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Métis in Canada (K102)

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Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

Awareness of the Métis as one of the three distinct Indigenous Peoples under the Canadian constitution is an important step on the journey to reconciliation. This online self-paced course provides a brief introduction to the history and culture of the Métis Nation and the complexity of emerging Métis identity across Canada today. Participants will learn the significance of Métis self-identification and how the Métis had to fight for recognition of their Aboriginal rights and are now establishing their own governments.

Topics include:

  • using respectful terminology
  • recognizing the Métis Nation and its contribution to Canadian society
  • contemplating the historical and contemporary relationships between Métis and the Government of Canada
  • understanding the contemporary realities of the Métis Nation

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More about this course
  • Topics: Government priorities; Respectful and inclusive workplace; Service excellence; Values and ethics
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: Indigenous Learning
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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List of available offerings for course K102
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Self-pacedMétis in Canada (K102)OnlineOnlineEnglish

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