L'Anse MI, 49946

Anishinaabe Studies

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This curriculum is an interdisciplinary program committed to promoting knowledge and understanding of Anishinaabe (Native American) tradition, language, history, art, literature, values and the unique governmental status of the Anishinaabeg. The program is designed to prepare students for service to Native communities or to transfer to a four- year institution to further their studies.

 Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of the Anishinaabe Studies Degree Program students will be able to:

Explain Anishinaabe perspectives

Explain changes in Anishinaabe cultures over time

Demonstrate civic responsibility within the tribal community

Compare and contrast Ojibwa and other Anishinaabe cultures

Apply Anishinaabe perspectives to community development

Program Requirements

General Education RequirementsCredits
EN102 College Composition I 3
EN202  College Composition II 3
Lab Science 4
Mathematics or Science Elective (Choose MA 105 or MA 130 or a science course designated as a second science elective for general education) Course must be taken from a different subject area than the Lab Science.* 4
Humanities Elective (Choose from AR 204, EN250, EN255,  AS210, or EN220) 4
AS101 Introduction to Anishinaabe Studies 4
Social Science Elective.                                                                                                                                                          4
LS103 College Success Seminar 2
Subtotal 28

Anishinaabe Awareness RequirementCredits
OS110 Ojibwa Language & Culture I4

Program RequirementsCredits
AS102 Anishinaabe Values and Philosophy4
OS205 Ojibwa Language and Culture II4
AS232 Tribal Government4
OS135 Keweenaw Bay Indian Community History2
AS201 History of Anishinaabe4
Anishinaabe Social Science Elective (Choose from OS122, AS215, or AS225)4
Anishinaabe Studies Electives6
AS297 Capstone Seminar3
Total Credits Required63