Ewicihitoyak (Cree)
Working together, developing relationships.


Red Deer Polytechnic acknowledges that we learn and work on Treaty 7, Treaty 6 and Métis ancestral lands, the gathering place of many Indigenous Peoples. This is where we will strive to honour and transform our relationships with one another.

Indigenization: Foundations and Context Course

Faculty and staff, consider enrolling in the Indigenization: Foundations and Context course which examines: 

  • the history and impact of Treaties
  • the Indian Act
  • Canada’s residential schools
  • and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. 

Explore the Calls to Action from the Truth & Reconciliation Report and how they influence post-secondary institutions.

Seminars take place in person and are complemented by readings, resources and assignments in Blackboard. Successful completion of this course may grant prior learning assessment & recognition (PLAR) for Module 4 of the Excellence in Teaching and Learning Career Development Certificate.

Course Offering Winter 2024

  • Seminar 1: Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 3-5 pm
  • Seminar 2: Thursday, March 7, 2024 from 3-5 pm

When you are registered, you will receive information about the room location and how to access course content in Blackboard.

CTLS Indigenous Learning Designer & Knowledge Keeper

RDP offers resources and information about Indigenous courses, curriculum development and on-campus events.


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