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Indigenous Medicine II - Practical

This course will examine the concept of traditional medicines, their histories and their connection to Aboriginal philosophies of wellness (studied in Part I); procedures for procurement and use of the medicines will be addressed and emphasis will be placed on the reasons for efficacy.

INDIG ST 3HH3

Indigenous Medicine II - Practical

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): III Term(s): Winter, Fall Offered?: Yes Language?: No

This course will examine the concept of traditional medicines, their histories and their connection to Aboriginal philosophies of wellness (studied in Part I); procedures for procurement and use of the medicines will be addressed and emphasis will be placed on the reasons for efficacy.


Three hours (lectures and seminars); one term Prerequisite: Three units of Level II Indigenous Studies or permission of the instructor Not open to students with credit in INDIG ST 3CC3, if the topics were Traditional Approaches to Healing and Wellness or Indigenous Peoples Health.