Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
This course provides an introduction to the study of Native American histories, experiences,
intellectual traditions, and forms of artistic expression. Students will engage with
texts that confront the structural genocide underlying the construction of the U.S.
settler state, and will explore Native practices of resistance, resilience, and regeneration.
Course materials will include fiction, poetry, spoken word, and other creative texts,
as well as historical and archival studies.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E1a, E1b, E5b, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2 or D or F or US-1), UC (IGETC Area 3B or 4)