To familiarize students with the main legal topics involving First Nations in BC, including constitutional relations between governments; treaty-making and aboriginal title and rights to lands and resources; the Indian Act and Indian Band governance; and issues of citizenship, aboriginal women, and family law.


LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210, OR 45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework

Course Notes

LAW 430 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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