NAVAJO HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT

Navajo History and Government will offer the history and government of the Navajo Nation. Major historical themes include the Navajo Creation story, Navajo Long Walk, Stock Reduction, and the Navajo Code Talkers. Major government themes will include the traditional Navajo leadership, the Navajo Treaty of 1868, the evolution of the Navajo Nation Chapters, evolution of the Navajo Tribal Council, and the Navajo government today. Curriculum is developed by the Navajo Nation Office of Dine’ Culture, Language and Community Services and is designed to qualify Navajo Nation students for the Chief Manuelito Scholarship. This class does NOT count for Govt credit for graduation purposes.

Course Number: 
CRN10042
Course Name Abbreviation: 
Navajo - History/Govt
Credits Per Semester: 
.5
Grades: 
10
11
12
Course Length: 
Fall or Spring
Credit Information: 
.5 elective credit per semester
Prerequites: 
A CIB and a 506 Form on file with Indian Education Department
Session: 
Session IB
Periods 1 and 2 3 7:30-9:50 am Tuesdays and Thursdays