University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Minor in Native American and Indigenous Studies

North America Studies

The study of Native American and Indigenous cultures, politics, governments, and identities in North and South America, and throughout the world. This minor will also address important themes, theories, and concepts that are central to the field of Native American and Indigenous Studies.

Degree Plan

Required Courses:
NAIS 2300Intro to Indigenous Studies3
NAIS 4301Capstone in NAIS3
Free Electives
Select 12 hours from the Following:12
Mesoamerican Cultures
Indig Cultures of Latin Amer
Indig Cultures of North Amer
Indians of the Southwest
Art of the United States
Native American Literature
American Indian History
History, Special Topics
NAIS Special Topics
Indigenous Law and Politics
Indig Cultures of North Amer