American Indian Studies

Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the AIS Program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate critical thinking, written, creative and oral communication skills
  2. Develop a critical and reflective perspective on Western interpretations of the experiences of First Nation Peoples, in particular an understanding of internal colonization
  3. Demonstrate an appreciation of the commonalities and the differences of indigenous cultures and nations
  4. Demonstrate a commitment through effective community service to work cooperatively with indigenous peoples
  5. Demonstrate an enhanced ability to respect indigenous communities