Online Learning with the
Haida Gwaii Institute


Haida Gwaii Online Learning Winter Term 2 2023

January 9th to April 7th, 2023

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HGSE 371 - Re-storying History: Indigenous Perspectives

Instructor: Jaskwaan Bedard

Weekly synchronous classes. Days and times TBD.

This course explores the diversity of Indigenous peoples of British Columbia and Canada and the unique histories, beginning with origin stories and oral histories and moving on to the histories and relationships that Indigenous groups have with the federal, provincial, and territorial governments.


HGSE 394 - Marine Conservation in British Columbia

Instructor: Dr. Lais Chaves

Weekly synchronous classes. Days and times TBD.

Building on successful experiences in marine conservation through a series of online lectures and talks, this class is designed to provide students the exposure to different perspectives and methodologies applied to the conservation of marine environments in British Columbia. Selected guest speakers will provide students with opportunities for real-world experience of local culture, tradition and history, local and community-led conservation initiatives, and marine protected areas.