Certificate in Indigenous Governance and Politics

The purpose of this certificate program is to cultivate an understanding of and appreciation for the unique socio-political position of Indigenous peoples in Canada as this relates to historical and contemporary issues in governance and politics. Attention is paid to various levels of government that affect Indigenous groups as well as ongoing relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians and prospects. The Certificate in Indigenous Governance and Politics will allow students from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds to acquire specialized knowledge about Indigenous governance and political issues in Canada and globally, and will provide them with a means of documenting this competency. If you are interested in more information about Indigenous Governance and Politics or how to receive credit for the certificate, please contact student-advice@artsandscience.usask.ca

Major Average

The major average in the Certificate in Indigenous Governance and Politics includes the grades earned in:

  • All courses eligible to be used in the program.

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a Certificate in Indigenous Governance and Politics, 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.

  • INDG 107.3
  • POLS 222.3
  • Minimum program requirements

See Residency for additional details.

Certificate in Indigenous Governance and Politics (Cert.)