Principal Investigator:Coulthard, Glen Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of this research project are to:
1) document, evaluate and support the development of Dechinta Bush University Centre for Research and Learning; Including:
A. governance practices, institutional structures and partnerships,
B. teaching quality,
C. the integration of land-based learning with university programming,
D. students' personal and academic development and success, ...
Principal Investigator:Smith, Deanna Licenced Year(s):
The researcher plans to examine the types of programs that are offered to Inuit through the Nunatta Campus of Arctic College. She will interview both staff and students of Nunatta Campus in order to explore the idea of an Inuit Studies program. This research will benefit Arctic College by identifying areas of interest and development in the delivery of northern post-secondary education....
Principal Investigator:McClelland, Patricia Licenced Year(s):
To plan for nursing education in the Yukon and Northwest Territories, it is important to know the knowledge and skills that nurses require in the north. This research has been designed to ask employers, nurses and community members to rate common curriculum items in a nursing program as to their importance, and to suggest items which they feel are important but which are excluded from most nursin...
Principal Investigator:McLean, Scott Licenced Year(s):
The researcher will use archival materials in Cambridge Bay, Yellowknife or Fort Smith in order to document the history of adult education in the Kitikmeot. As well, he will interview government employees involved with Arctic College and the Department of Education. He will analyse how the history of adult education activities are linked to processes of social change in the Kitikmeot....
Principal Investigator:Stenton, Douglas R. Licenced Year(s):
The researchers will engage in field training for northern post-secondary students enrolled in Arctic College's Environmental Technology Program. This will provide northern students and other interested individuals opportunities to become actively involved in the investigation of eastern Arctic Inuit culture through a community-based project....
Principal Investigator:Berge, Anna Licenced Year(s):
The Researcher will use informants to collect data on Inuktitut language. The data will be used for the completion of the material for the Inuktitut syntax course and as the basis of the analysis of Inuktitut sentence structure and the development of syntactic theory....
Principal Investigator:Maus, Lin Licenced Year(s):1993
First and Third Year Students enrolled in the Environmental Technology Program will participate in introductory field research training. This will include scientific collection techniques, and the development of collections available for public use and use in school....
Principal Investigator:Twerdin, Leena Evic Licenced Year(s):
Ms. Twerdin will be contacting Inuit students who have been to university in the south and may or may not have completed their studies. She will be conducting interviews with the students and other people who may have suggestions for a pre-university course and its content....