The Indigenous Governance and Politics Certificate of Proficiency is designed for students who have an interest in developing a desire and deeper understanding of Indigenous political relationships. Students complete two required courses and select three classes from a number of disciplines. This flexibility allows students to tailor their program to their particular interests.

This certificate can be completed online (see designated courses). Students can complete the certificate on its own prior to or after a degree or can be bridged into a number of degree programs offered by the University of Saskatchewan.

With the Indigenous Governance and Politics Certificate of Proficiency, students learn about Indigenous governance and political issues. This certificate is available to students across the University of Saskatchewan.

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Department of Indigenous Studies

Are you interested in understanding Indigenous issues in Canada? Do you have questions about the current constitutional space for Indigenous peoples in Canada? Are you wanting to learn more about Indigenous governance? Does the Indigenous political space interest you? If these are areas of interest, consider completing this certificate program.