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Program Name: Indigenous Studies
Program Code: ARBA-INDG
Faculty: Arts
Campuses: Campion
U of R
Degree: Bachelor Degree (4 Years)
Related Programs: Education - Indigenous (Elementary)
Education - Indigenous (Secondary)
Indigenous Fine Arts
Indigenous Languages & Literature (Cree or Saulteaux)
Indigenous Social Work (Qualifying)
Program Description

The program is a cross-disciplinary study of Indigenous societies, cultures and knowledge. It is open to both Indigenous and non- indigenous students and explores the history and life of Indigenous people in Saskatchewan, Canada, North America and around the world. It incorporates traditional teachings offered by Elders, as well as traditional perspectives and content.

Indigenous studies courses specifically foster critical thinking skills, written and oral expression and the development of research methods.

Sample Courses:
Indigenous Political Systems of North America, Principles of Indigenous Law, Inuit Culture and History, Indigenous Systems of Religion and Philosophy, Urbanization and the Indigenous Peoples.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates work as administrators, community developers, government service workers, human rights and justice advocates, historians, lobbyists, mediator/negotiators and politicians.


Last Updated Date: October 08, 2020 05:05 PM