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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Native Studies, B.A.


34-35 MAJOR HOURS, 120 DEGREE HOURS 

The general major requires 35 hours, including 17 hours of required core courses. Beyond the required core courses, students must complete 18 hours of electives from LAKL and/or NATV, of which at least nine hours must be at the upper-division level (300-400). Students may elect a Native Studies major with specialization either in Oceti Sakowin Oyate Studies or Lakota language.

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVES OR SPECIALIZATION (17-18 credit hours)


Native Studies Major without specialization (35 hours)


Major electives (18 credit hours)


In addition to the core requirements, students select at least 18 hours from the following Native Studies courses:

At least 9 hours must be at the upper-division level (300-400).

Oceti Sakowin Oyate Studies Specialization (Optional) 17 credit hours


Native Studies Major with an Oceti Sakowin Oyate Studies Specialization (34 hours).

For this specialization, in addition to the core requirements, students must take the following Native Studies courses:

Lakota Language Specialization (Optional) 17 credit hours


Native Studies Major with a Lakota Language Specialization (34 hours)

For this specialization, in addition to the core requirements, students must take the following Native Studies courses:

Native Studies Double Major (28 hours)


See Native Studies Double Major  for program requirements.