Alaska Native Studies Minor (Requirements)

Complete the following core courses: (6 credits)

AKNS 201 Alaska Native Perspectives

AKNS 492 Cultural Knowledge of Native Elders

 

Complete one of the following Focus Areas:

  • Policy Focus (7-9 credits)
  • AKNS 290 or 490 Selected Topics in AKNS 

    AKNS/PS 346 Alaska Native Politics

    AKNS/PS 411 Tribes, Nations, and Peoples

  • Language Focus (8 credits)
  • AKNS 101 Alaska Native Languages I

    AKNS 102 Alaska Native Languages II

     

    Complete a minimum of 6 credits from the following:

    Must be other courses than those taken from the above focus areas

    AKNS 101 Alaska Native Languages I

    AKNS 102 Alaska Native Languages II

    AKNS 109 Alaska Native Language Orthography

    AKNS/DNCE 146 Intro to Alaska Native Dance

    AKNS/MUS 215 Music of Alaska Natives

    AKNS/MUS 216 World Indigenous Music

    AKNS 290 Selected Topics in AKNS

    AKNS/PS 346 Alaska Native Politics

    AKNS/PS 411 Tribes, Nations, and Peoples

    AKNS 490 Advanced Topics in AKNS

    AKNS 495 Internship in AKNS

    ANTH 200 Natives of Alaska

    ANTH 427 Ethno-History of Alaska Natives

    ANTH 435 Northwest Coast Cultures

    ANTH 436 Aleut Adaptations

    ENGL 444 Topics in Native Literature

    ENGL 445 Alaska Native Literatures

    HIST 341 History of Alaska

    JUST 355 Rural Justice