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American Indian Studies

Award: Certificate
Total Credits for Award: 12.00

Admission Requirements:
Description:

The certificate in American Indian Studies offers an academic award for students interested in a concentrated study of the historical and contemporary issues of Native American peoples and cultures. These courses can satisfy a number of lower-division courses for students interested in going on to a four-year major or minor program in American Indian Studies.




COURSE REQUIREMENTS: FIRST SEMESTER: 

Required Course

 COURSE #

 TITLE

 CREDITS

 AMIS 1000

 Native America

 3.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS: 

 3.00

 

Elective Courses:  Students should choose any nine credits from the courses listed below.

 COURSE #

 TITLE

 CREDITS

 AMIS 1100

 Native American Literature

 3.00

 AMIS 1120

 Community Development and Indigenous Cultures

 3.00

 AMIS 1200

 Native American Art and Art History

 3.00

 AMIS 1300

 Native Americans in Cinema and Popular Culture

 3.00

 AMIS 1350

 American Indian Education: Past and Present

 3.00

 DAKO 1000

 Dakota 1

 5.00

 DAKO 1100

 Dakota 2

 5.00

 DAKO 1900

 Dakota Culture and History

 3.00

 OJIB 1000

 Ojibwe 1

 5.00

 OJIB 1100

 Ojibwe 2

 5.00

 OJIB 1800

 Ojibwe Culture and History

 3.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS: 

 9.00

All students pursuing this award should work closely with their advisor to ensure proper selection of required program courses, if applicable program electives, required Minnesota Transfer Curriculum courses, and MnTC electives. You are expected to meet with your advisor on a regular basis to ensure courses are taken in an order that will lead to efficient and successful completion of the required coursework.