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Combined Honours Indigenous Studies & Another Subject

Hons.B.A.Combined Honours Indigenous Studies & Another Subject

Total Units Required: 120 Units (Level I to IV), of which 48 may be Level I

Notes:

1. Those students who completed INDIGST 2M06 A/B prior to September 2017 can use these 6 units towards the fulfillment of INDIGST 2M03 and INDIGST 2MM3. Those students who completed INDIGST 2AA3 prior to September 2016 may request approval of an additional 3-unit research methodology course, to use in fulfillment of this 6-unit research methodology requirement. Students are encouraged to consult the Indigenous Studies Program Director for approval of an alternate applicable course.

2. Students who have completed only 3 units of Level I Indigenous Studies will be required to complete 3 more units of Level I Indigenous Studies by the end of the following academic year.

 

30 units from:

Level I completed prior to admission to the program (See Admission above).

9 Units from (choice from):

  • INDIGST 2A03 (if not used for 2M06 below),
  • INDIGST 2B03
  • INDIGST 2BB3
  • INDIGST 2C03
  • INDIGST 2D03
  • INDIGST 2F03
  • IDIGST 2G03
  • INDIGST 2H03
  • INDIGST 2J03
  • INDIGST 2U03

6 Units from:

  • INDIGST 2M03 - Indigenous Research Methods and Ethics
  • INDIGST 2MM3 - Indigenous Ways of Knowing: Theory 


*See Note 1

6 Units (choice from):

  • INDIGST 3D03
  • INDIGST 3E03
  • INDIGST 3EE3
  • INDIGST 3G03
  • INDIGST 3H03
  • INDIGST 3HH3
  • INDIGST 3J03
  • INDIGST 3K03
  • INDIGST 3N03
  • INDIGST 3P03
  • INDIGST 3Q03
  • INDIGST 3R03

9 Units from Level II or III Indigenous Studies, or Course List (see the Undergraduate Calendar for an expanded Course List)

  • *INDIG ST 2A03
  • *INDIG ST 2B03,
  • *INDIG ST 2C03,
  • *INDIG ST 2D03,
  • INDIG ST 3BB3,
  • INDIG ST 3C03
  • INDIG ST 3CC3,
  • *INDIG ST 3D03,
  • ENGLISH 3W03
  • PEACEST 3W03,
  • CSCT 3W03,
  • *INDIG ST 3E03,
  • ENGLISH 3X03,
  • PEACEST 3X03,
  • CSCT 3X03,
  • INDIG ST 3F03
  • ARTHIST 3BB3,
  • INDIG ST 3G03,
  • *INDIG ST 3H03
  • *INDIG ST 3HH3
  • *INDIG ST 3J03; POLISCI 3C03
  • *INDIG ST 3K03
  • INDIG ST 3L03
  • INDIG ST 3P03
  • INDIG ST 3T03
  • INDIG ST 4D03
  • INDIG ST 4HH3
  • INDIG ST 4L03
  • INDIG ST 4RI3
  • INDIG ST 4SH3
  • ENGLISH 4SH3
  • CSCT 4SH3
  • INDIG ST 4T06
  • *CAYUGA 2Z03
  • *MOHAWK 2Z03
  • *OJIBWE 2Z03

6 Units from Level IV approved courses

  • INDIGST 4A03
  • INDIG ST 4D03
  • INDIG ST 4HH3
  • INDIG ST 4L03
  • INDIG ST 4RI3 (= ENGLISH 4RI3; CSCT 4RI3),
  • INDIG ST 4SH3 ( = ENGLISH 4SH3; CSCT 4SH3),
  • INDIG ST 4T06A/B - Honours Thesis
  • SOC WORK 4I03
  • SOCIOL 4RR3

36 Units from courses specified for other program

3 Units from Indigenous Languages (if completed in Level 1, add 3 units of Elective)

  • CAYUGA 1Z03
  • INUKTUT 1Z03
  • MOHAWK 1Z03
  • OJIBWE 1Z03

    (Note: If this requirement was completed in Level 1, these units will be taken as electives.)

12 Units of electives

Courses listed with asterisk (*) and italics above are found on other “requirement lists” and cannot be used twice towards completing requirements on this checklist

30 units from Level I program completed prior to admission to the program. (See admission note above)

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  • INDIGST 2A03
  • INDIGST 2B03
  • INDIGST 2BB3
  • INDIGST 2C03
  • INDIGST 2D03
  • INDIGST 2F03
  • INDIGST 2G03
  • INDIGST 2J03
  • INDIGST 2M03
  • INDIGST 2MM3
  • INDIGST 2U03
  • INDIGST 3BB3
  • INDIGST 3C03
  • INDIGST 3CC3
  • INDIGST 3D03(Cross-listed courses: ENGLISH 3W03; PEACEST 3W03)
  • INDIGST 3E03 (Cross listed courses: ENGLISH 3X03; PEACEST 3X03)
  • INDIGST 3EE3
  • INDIGST 3F03 (Cross-listed course: ARTHIST 3BB3)
  • INDIGST 3G03
  • INDIGST 3H03
  • INDIGST 3HH3
  • INDIGST 3J03 (Cross-listed course: POLISCI 3C03)
  • INDIGST 3K03
  • INDIGST 3L03
  • INDIGST 3P03
  • INDIGST 3Q03
  • INDIGST 3R03
  • INDIGST 3T03
  • INDIGST 4A03
  • INDIGST 4D03
  • INDIGST 4HH3
  • INDIGST 4L03
  • INDIGST 4RI3 (Cross-listed course: ENGLISH 4RI3)
  • INDIGST 4SH3 (Cross-listed courses: ENGLISH 4SH3; CSCT 4SH3)
  • INDIGST 4T06
  • CAYUGA 1Z03
  • INUKTUT 1Z03
  • MOHAWK 1Z03
  • OJIBWE 1Z03
  • CAYUGA 2Z03
  • INUKTUT 2Z03
  • MOHAWK 2Z03
  • OJIBWE 2Z03
  • RECONCIL 1A03
Elder in Residence Program Scholarship Opportunities for Indigenous Students ISP Student Services Dates & Deadlines FNMI Residence Consideration
For more information:
Indigenous Studies Program Office
L.R. Wilson Hall 1811
Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 23788
indigenous.admin@mcmaster.ca
Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
Completion of any Level 1 program, with a Grade Point Average of at least 5.0 and a grade of C in three units of INDIG ST 1A03, INDIG ST 1AA3, or RECONCIL 1A03. Satisfaction of the admission requirements for the Honours program in the other B.A. subject.
Program Type:
Course based
Program Options:
Full-time, Part-time
Typical Entry:
September