University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Native American Studies Minor

Minor - Native American Studies


Core Courses12
Degree Electives9
Total Hours21

Degree Specific Credits: 21

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.5

Core Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
NASX 105HIntroduction to Native American Studies3
NASX 235XOral and Written Traditions of Native Americans3
NASX 304ENative American Beliefs and Philosophy3
NASX 475Tribal Sovereignty3
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Degree Electives

Complete 9 credits from the following courses:9
African Americans and Native Americans
Race and Minorities
Native Peoples of Montana
Peoples and Cultures of World
20th Century American West
Elementary Blackfoot I
Elementary Blackfoot II
Event Planning
Special Topics
Indian Culture Expressed Through Language
Native American Sports & Games
Indigenous World View Perspectives
Indigenous Community Development
NA Studies Research Theories and Methods
Special Topics
Contemporary Global Issues of Indigenous People
Indians of Montana since the Reservation Era
Native Americans and Cinema
Special Topics
Gender Issues in Native American Studies
History of American Indian Affairs to 1776
History of American Indian Affairs in the 19th Century
History of Indian Affairs from 1890
Special Topics
Senior Capstone/Thesis
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-