Social Policy and Family Law With Indigenous People

This course explores the development, implementation and impact of social policy and related legislation on Indigenous communities. It also examines Indigenous customary laws relating to marriages, adoptions, divorces and band membership, as well as the need for the consideration of such laws in the development of social policy. The issue of jurisdiction on family law is considered. PREREQ: 18 university credits. (lec 3) cr 3. Students may not retain credit for both INDG 3117 and NATI 3117.

University of Sudbury