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Amer­i­can Indian Stud­ies Courses

Below you will find a Mas­ter Course list for Amer­i­can Indian Stud­ies. Click on the course to view the syl­labus for that course.

For cur­rent AIS course infor­ma­tion see the Timetable

AIS 100   Intro­duc­tion to Amer­i­can Indian Studies

AIS 150   Amer­i­can Indi­ans in Higher Education

AIS 151   Amer­i­can Indi­ans in the Sci­ences & Humanities

AIS 172   Intro­duc­tion to Lit­er­a­ture of Native Americans

AIS 199   Directed Study

AIS 208    Intro to Arche­ol­ogy of Native North America

AIS 246   Lit­er­a­ture by Amer­i­can Indian Women

AIS 250   Indi­ans of Wisconsin

AIS 274   Indige­nous Lit­er­a­ture of the Great Lakes

AIS 275   Amer­i­can Indian Oral Literature

AIS 301   First Semes­ter Ojibwe

AIS 302   Sec­ond Semes­ter Ojibwe

AIS 314   Indi­ans of North America

AIS 317   Peo­ples and Cul­tures of the Arctic

AIS 320   Native Peo­ple of the South­west

AIS 325   Amer­i­can Indi­ans in Film

AIS 353   Indi­ans of the West­ern Great Lakes

AIS 354   Arche­olo­gies of Wisconsin

AIS 355   Arche­ol­ogy of East­ern North America

AIS 356   Arche­ol­ogy of West­ern North America

AIS 359   Amer­i­can Indian Art His­tory: Con­tem­po­rary Issues

AIS 371   Sur­vey of North Amer­i­can Indian Language

AIS 401   Third Semes­ter Ojibwe

AIS 402   Fourth Semes­ter Ojibwe

AIS 431   Amer­i­can Indian Folklore

AIS 437   Amer­i­can Indian Women

AIS 444   Native Amer­i­can Envi­ron­men­tal Issues & the Media


  1. Amer­i­can Indian Health
  2. Amer­i­can Indian Autobiography
  3. Con­tem­po­rary Indige­nous Rights
  4. Cre­ative Native Process
  5. Issues in Amer­i­can Indian Studies

AIS 471   Eth­no­his­tory of Amer­i­can Indian Reli­gious & Polit­i­cal Movements

AIS 474   Ethnobotany

AIS 490   Amer­i­can Indian History

AIS 516    Indi­ans and Span­ish Borderlands

AIS 522    Amer­i­can Indian Families

AIS 546    Writ­ing Tribal Histories

AIS 578    Rural Minor­ity Groups and Poverty in the United States

AIS  639   Amer­i­can Indi­ans in Con­tem­po­rary Society

AIS 649    Moder­nity in Native Amer­i­can Lit­er­a­tures– West­ern Hemi­sphere

AIS 650    Con­tem­po­rary Amer­i­can Indian Lit­er­a­ture Since 1953

AIS 658    Amer­i­can Indian Affairs

AIS 676    Amer­i­can Indian Lands and Sovereignties

AIS 699    Directed Study

AIS 941    Indi­ans and Empires

AIS 942    Amer­i­can Indian His­tory, 1800-Present

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