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CCL - Tribal Development

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Tribal Development program is designed to prepare individuals to assume positions of management and leadership within tribal communities. The college, in recognition of its special relationship to the Indian community, offers this innovative program in Tribal Development. The program requirements include courses unique to tribal development in addition to courses which provide a broad preparation in management and supervision. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Tribal Development is also offered.
Major Code: 5078
Award: CCL
First Term: 4122
Total Credits: 29
Program Last Updated in MCCCD Records: Aug 17th, 2011
Prerequesites: None
Required Courses: 29 credits
AIS/SOC105 Introduction to American Indian Studies 3
AIS/SOC112 American Indian Policy 3
AIS113 Proposal Writing 3
AIS/SOC141 Sovereign Indian Nations 3
AIS/SOC160 American Indian Law 3
AIS201 Tribal Management Seminar 3
CPD103BE Native American Cultural Pride and Awareness 2
CRE101 College Critical Reading 3
ENG101 First-Year Composition 3
GBS131 Business Calculations 3
Restricted Electives: None
Free Electives: None
General Education Requirement: None
General Education Core: None
First Year Composition: None
Oral Communication: None
Critical Reading: None
Mathematics: None
General Education Distributed Credits: None
Humanities and Fine Arts: None
Social and Behavioral Sciences: None
Natural Sciences: None
Program Competencies:
  1. Describe the political, economic and social structures of American Indian nations and trace the impact of European contact and Western social systems on tribal nations. (AIS105)
  2. Identify major historical and contemporary Federal Government policies and explain their impact on American Indian Nations. (AIS/SOC112)
  3. Identify, describe and use the techniques and methodology to develop a proposal for Indian programs. (AIS113)
  4. Describe the impact of sovereign status on the cultures of American Indian Nations. (AIS/SOC141)
  5. Identify and describe significant current issues and contemporary social problems of American Indian Nations. (AIS/SOC141)
  6. Analyze the legal system of the Federal Government as it applies to American Indian Nations and examine its impact on Indian sovereignty. (AIS/SOC160)
  7. Describe the relationship between general management issues and specific applications to tribal government situations. (AIS201)
  8. Identify personal strengths, which enhance personal, social, vocational, and educational decisions. (CPD103BE)
  9. Apply critical thinking skills to a variety of reading materials. (CRE101)
  10. Identify and apply standard English writing skills. (ENG101)
  11. Apply basic arithmetic and mathematics to business problems, to include percentage, interest, discount, and markups. (GBS131)