Department of Ethnic Studies - College of Letters and Science - University of California, Berkeley

Native American Studies Major Requirements

Lower Division (4 courses):

  • Native American Studies 20A
  • Native American Studies 20B
  • Ethnic Studies 10AC
  • Ethnic Studies 11AC

Upper Division (8 courses):

  • Ethnic Studies: 101A & 101B
  • Ethnic Studies 103
  • Native American Studies 110
  • Completion of three elective courses from Native American Studies 100, 101, 102, 105, 120, 120AC, 145, 149, 150, 151, C152, 158, 173AC, 175, 176, 177, 178, 178AC, 179, 190
  • Native American Studies 197 (4 units total)

Honors Program

The Native American Studies Program provides a program leading to the B.A. degree with honors. A student must have senior standing; a 3.5 GPA overall; and 3.5 GPA in the major. To complete the degree with honors the student will be required to undertake a 6-unit research project (NATAMST H195A & H195B) and will be graded according to standards determined by the faculty advisor as being of honors quality.

 

Minor Requirements

- All courses taken for the Native American Studies Minor must be taken for a letter grade

- An overall GPA of 2.0 is required for all courses applied to the minor program

- At least three of the courses must be completed at U.C. Berkeley

- Only one course can be used to overlap between major(s) and minor requirements

Upper Division (5 Courses)

Native American Studies 110

Four courses from: Native American Studies 100, 101, 102, 105, 120, 120AC, 145, 149, 150, 151, C152, 158, 173AC, 175, 176, 177, 178, 178AC, 179, 190