Courses

Our courses explore Native American ways of living, understanding the world, and organizing their societies; they also examine the impact of invasion and colonization on Indian America, and the intersection of Indian and European histories and systems of knowledge. To view a full list of the courses for 2016-2017, click here. For a 2017-2018 list, click here.

 

Course Details

For brief descriptions of courses and scheduled instructors, please consult the official Dartmouth Course Descriptions and Requirements published by the Office of the Registrar.  For detailed information about the terms and times that courses will be offered, the most reliable source is the Timetables page on the Registrar's site.

Winter 2016

  • NAS 22: Native American Lives-Palmer (2)
  • NAS 34: Native American Oral Traditional Literatures-Palmer (10) (Identical to English 55)
  • NAS 36: Indigenous Nationalism-Turner (10A) (Identical to Government 60.5)
  • NAS 37: Alaska: American Dreams and Native Realities-Kan (2A) (Identical to Anthropology 47
  • NAS 48: Indians and European Political Thought: 1492-1832-Turner (2A)
  • NAS 55: Indian World of George Washington-Calloway (2) (Identical to History 6)
  • NAS 81.1: Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Native American History in Treaties-Calloway (2A) (Identical to History 96.5)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)


 

Spring 2016

  • NAS 7: First Year Seminar (American Indian)-Taylor (11)
  • NAS 8: Perspectives in Native American Studies-Palmer (12)
  • NAS 10: Peoples and Cultures of Native North America-Kan (2) (Identical to Anthropology 4)
  • NAS 15: American Indians and American Expansion, 1800 to 1924-Calloway (9L) (Identical to History 15)
  • NAS 35: Native American Literature-Taylor (2A) (Identical to English 32)
  • NAS 80: Advanced Seminar: Bear Clan Texts-Palmer (10A)
  • NAS 81.2: American Indian Intellectuals (senior seminar)-Turner (10A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)
     

Summer 2016

  • NAS 37: Alaska: American Dreams and Native Realities - Kan (2A) (Identical to ANTH 47)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Fall 2016

  • NAS 8: Perspectives in Native American Studies-Palmer (10)
  • NAS 11: Ancient Native Americans-Nichols (10) (Identical to ANTH 11)
  • NAS 18: Native Peoples in a Changing Global Environment-Reo (2) (Identical to ENVS 18)
  • NAS 25: Indian Country Today-Perley (10A)
  • NAS 30.10: Language, Landscape and Identity: Native North America, The Voices of Time Immemorial-Perley (2A)
  • NAS 36: Indigenous Nationalism-Turner (12) (Identical to GOVT 60)
  • NAS 42: Gender Issues in Native American Life-Palmer (2) (Identical to WGST 40)
  • NAS 48: Indians and European Political Thought: 1492-1832-Turner (10A) (Identical to GOVT 60.09)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Winter 2017

  • NAS 30.11: Circumpolar Archaeology and Environments-Fitzhugh (2A) (Identical to ANTH 50.19)
  • NAS 55: Indian World of George Washington-Calloway (2) (Identical to HIST 38.01)
  • NAS 81.03: Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Native American Histories in Treaties-Calloway (2A) (Identical to HIST 96.05)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Spring 2017

  • NAS 8: Persepctives in Native American Studies-Palmer (12)
  • NAS 10: Peoples and Cultures of Native North America-Kan (11) (Identical to ANTH 04)
  • NAS 15: American Indians and American Expansion, 1800-1924-Calloway (9L)
  • NAS 19: Encountering Forests-Reo (2A) (Identical to ENVS 19)
  • NAS 35: Native American Literature-Benson Taylor (10) (Identical to ENGL 45)
  • NAS 80: Advanced Seminar - Bear Clan Texts: Reading the Lines between Animal and Human-Palmer (10A)
  • NAS 81.02: American Indian Intellectuals (Senior Seminar)-Turner (2A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Summer 2017

  • NAS 50: Federal Indian Law (Identical to GOVT 69)-Duthu (10A)

 

Fall 2017

  • NAS 8: Persepctives in Native American Studies-Palmer (10)
  • NAS 14: The Invasion of America: American-Indian Histroy pre-contact to 1830 — Calloway (11)
  • NAS 30.12: Off-campus Program in Santa Fe - Native Americans of the Southwest — Kan
  • NAS 30.13: Off-campus Program in Santa Fe - Indegenous Peoples of the Southwest — Barron
  • NAS 30.15: Off-campus Program in Santa Fe - Contemporary Native Art — Evans
  • NAS 50: Off-campus Program in Santa Fe — KAN
  • NAS 42: Gender Issues in Native American Life (Identical to WGST 40) — Palmer (2)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Winter 2018

  • NAS 11: Ancient Native Americans (Identical to ANTH 11) — Nichols (11)
  • NAS 18: Native Peoples in a Changing Global Environment (Identical to ENVS 18) — Reo (10A)
  • NAS 22: Native American Life — Palmer (2)
  • NAS 34: Native American Oral Traditions Literature (Identical to ENGL 55) — Palmer (10)
  • NAS 55: Indian World of George Washington (Identical to HIST 38.01) — Calloways (2)
  • NAS 81.03: Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Native American Histroy in Treaties (Idnetical to HIST 96.08) — Calloway (2A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)

Spring 2018

  • NAS 08: Perspective in Native American Studies — Palmer (12)
  • NAS 15: American Indians and American Expansion, 1800 to 1924 (Idnetical to HIST 15) — Calloway (11)
  • NAS 35: Native American Literature (Identical to ENGL 32) — Taylor (10)
  • NAS 80: Advanced Seminar: Bear Clan Texts — Palmer (10A)
  • NAS 81.2: Senior Seminar: American Indian Intellectuals — Turner (10A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) Chair (Arrange)