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SOC 1009   Intro to Powwow Culture   Credits: 3

In this course, students will explore various Indigenous cultures through the study of the origins and elements of Powwow culture. Students will examine various creation stories to develop an understanding of the spiritual elements that influence Powwow culture. Students will investigate the history of the Powwow, both pre-contact and post-colonial. Students will explore the stories of drums, dance, and regalia. Students will then apply this knowledge to assist in the planning of a Powwow or Powwow related event at Cambrian college.

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