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, 103, 104, 105, 120, 120AC, 145, 149, 150, 151, C152, 158, 173AC, 175, 176, 177, 178, 178AC, 179, 182, 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, 103, 104, 105, 120, 120AC, 145, 149, 150, 151, C152, 158, 173AC, 175, 176, 177, 178, 178AC, 179, 182, 190