5th edition of the MOOC Northern Quebec: Issues, Space and Culture 08 Février 2021

The Research Chair in Sustainable Development of the North is proud to announce the fifth French edition of the MOOC Québec nordique: enjeux, espace et culture, which will begin on February 8, 2021. Registration is open until March 1, 2021.

This free online course, open to all, is intended for all those with an interest in Northern Quebec and who wish to learn more about this territory, its history, societies and issues. 

This MOOC is an initiative of the Institut nordique du Québec (INQ), whose three founding universities are the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Université Laval and McGill University. The course is under the responsibility of Professor Thierry Rodon of the Department of Political Science at Université Laval and holder of the Research Chair on Sustainable Development of the North.

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Module 1: Thinking North: Between imagination and science
Module 2: Territory and human occupation
Module 3: Northern Indigenous Peoples: From Alliances to Subordination
Module 4: Ancestral Lands and Resource Regions
Module 5: Building identities and institutions of regional governance
Module 6: The Political Economy of the North
Module 7: The Development of Northern Quebec