First Nations University Of Canada – Various Campuses
Degree(s) Granted: B.A.; B.A. w/ Honours Program Offerings: The Indigenous Studies program offers a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Arts Honours, which provides the Social Science core for most degree and certificate programs offered by the First Nations University of Canada, fostering research and the intellectual study of Indigenous and Aboriginal peoples and their cultures -- with emphasis on Saskatchewan first, followed by Canada, North America, the western hemisphere and the world. Efforts are explicitly meant to complement, not replace, the knowledge and traditional teachings of Elders. A Minor in Indigenous Studies is also available. While taking courses face-to-face or by video conferencing at either of the three campuses, and/or on-line via UR Courses, Indigenous Studies students are prepared to compete for all career options open to other university Arts graduates, to participate in second degree programs in faculties such as Law, Administration, Education, Fine Arts, Science and Social Work, or to pursue honours and graduate studies in the Social Sciences or Humanities. Fields of Study: Cree, Assiniboine, Saulteaux, Dene, Dakota, Inuit, and Mtis cultures and histories; Indian economic, environmental, and geographic systems; principles of First Nations governance; North American First Peoples sacred ways/religious views, philosophies; research theory and methodology.
1 First Nations Way
, Saskatchewan S4S 7K2