Graduate Programs

The Faculty of Native Studies offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy.

While the programs vary in terms of the depth and breadth of study, they each support research on:

1) Critical Indigenous Theory;

2) Indigenous Governance;

3) Indigenous Peoples and Place (with emphasis on the Prairies); and

4) Indigenous Sexualities, Genders and Feminisms.


Indigenous Sport and Recreation Graduate Certificate 

The Indigenous Sport and Recreation Graduate Certificate is designed to help working professionals gain a deeper understanding of the cultural context of Indigenous communities through sport and recreation. Offered in partnership between the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation and the Faculty of Native Studies the focus of this certificate is to provide professionals with the skills and knowledge to better understand and help build healthy Indigenous communities through sport and recreation.