The BA in Northern Studies offers students an opportunity to learn about various aspects of and perspectives on the north, focusing on the social sciences and humanities.
Its mission is to prepare students for living and working in the north. The program offers students broad flexibility so they can choose a course of study that corresponds to their needs and interests.
Common academic interests of Northern Studies students include northern histories, various political challenges in the north, environmental concerns, natural resource management, indigenous cultures and indigenous peoples’ concerns, northern literature and other arts and humanities.
UAF Course Code: ACNS F242 / ANTH F242
*Note on UAF Course Coding*
ABCD - Departments/Schools/Colleges are indicated by the first 3-4 letters of the code
F - Fairbanks Campus
123 - Academic level is indicated by the number following the letters.
Undergraduate Level: 100 - 400
Graduate Level : 500 - 600
For more details, please visit http://catalog.uaf.edu/courses/how-to-read/
|Language of instruction||English|
|Institution||University of Alaska Fairbanks|
|Fields of study||Basic/broad, general programmes|
|Teaching place||Fairbanks, Alaska or via Independent Learning|