Indigenous Studies

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Indigenous Studies courses examine the concepts and social institutions applicable to traditional and contemporary life in indigenous communities, both globally and locally. Courses focus on

  • indigenous oral histories
  • kinship
  • economics
  • community life
  • spiritual relationships
  • Indigenous ways of knowing.

Indigenous Studies at Okanagan College aims for a holistic understanding of Aboriginal peoples, their perspective and politics, as well as their past and present. Explore our courses and include them in your program of study.

Okanagan College Indigenous Studies courses include

  • Indigenous Historical Perspectives
  • Okanagan Indigenous Peoples' History
  • Introduction to Indigenous Studies
  • Okanagan Concepts and Frameworks
  • Indigenous Concepts and Frameworks

Check the Okanagan College Online Academic Calendar for a complete and current listing of Indigenous Studies courses .