Media pedagogy and Inuit high school students in Iqaluit

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: social sciences, education, modernization impacts

Principal Investigator: Henteleff, Saul (2)
Licence Number: 12528
Organization: Concordia University
Licensed Year(s): 1993 1992
Issued: Jan 01, 1993
Project Team: self

Objective(s): To continue the study of media pedagogy as it relates to Inuit students in the town of Iqaluit; to teach Inuit students the fundamentals of video production and supervise their independent projects.

Project Description: The researcher is interested in examining the influence of media on the Inuit culture and specifically is interested in the use of media by Inuit youth as a tool for cultural expression. He will be re-visiting students in the Iqaluit high school to continue his activities which include seminars on the subject of media and hands-on experience using video equipment.