Community Planning & Native Studies

This program is under review. Please note that no new students will be accepted into this program in 2013-14. Students already accepted as majors in this program will be allowed to complete the program. Please consult with the Department of Native Studies, the Department of Geography and/or the Undergraduate Student Office for more information.

The B.A. in Community Planning and Native Studies is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills they will require to work as community planners in Aboriginal communities or in non-Aboriginal communities where a deep understanding of Aboriginal history, philosophy, methods and priorities are important.  The interdisciplinary education provided in Community Planning and Native Studies will prepare students to work or undertake further specialized graduate studies in an area where graduates are in demand and where applied and conceptual questions remain to be solved. The B.A. in Community Planning and Native Studies is not currently recognized by the Association of Professional Community Planners of Saskatchewan and Canadian Institute of Planners as an accredited university degree in planning.

Major Average

The major average in Community Planning & Native Studies programs includes the grades earned in:

  • NS 107.3
  • All courses listed in the Major Requirement B6.

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a degree in Community Planning & Native Studies, students must complete at least two-thirds of the following coursework (to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) from the University of Saskatchewan.

  • NS 107.3
  • Minimum requirements in Major Requirement B6.

See Residency for additional details.

Bachelor of Arts Four-year (B.A. Four-year) - Community Planning & Native Studies

Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours) - Community Planning & Native Studies