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First Nations Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Green Bay, WI, United States
First Nations Studies is an interdisciplinary degree program that reflects the holistic worldview of the indigenous people of Turtle Island (North America). First Nations Studies is committed to the study of First Nations culture, philosophy, history, language, and the social, economic, and political status of indigenous people and their communities. 

Overview

First Nations Studies incorporates the teaching and learning approaches of tribal people, offering students a new way to learn within the academy. The program places emphasis on the oral tradition of First Nations people as preserved and shared by tribal Elders. Students take part in oral traditional learning experiences within the university classroom and, also, in tribal communities learning from tribal people. First Nations Studies teaching and learning is centered on the four areas of learning in the tribal world – history, culture, sovereignty, laws and policies, and indigenous philosophy.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mentoring First Nations Youth
  • Introduction to First Nations Studies: The Tribal World
  • Introduction to First Nations Studies: Social Justice
  • Native American Landscapes:Imagined and Lived Spaces
  • First Nations and The Sacred

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15730 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15730 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    8616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7878 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Green Bay

  • 1105 - 1840 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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