CHI4UO CANADIAN HISTORY: IDENTITY AND CULTURE, University Preparation
1 credit in Canadian & World Studies
Prerequisite: Any University or University/College course in Canadian & World Studies, English or Social Sciences & Humanities
This course explores the challenges associated with the formation of a Canadian national identity. Students will examine the social, political, and economic forces that have shaped Canada from the pre-contact period to the present and will investigate the historical roots of contemporary issues from a variety of perspectives. Students will use critical-thinking and communications skills to consider events and ideas in historical context, debate issues of culture and identity, and present their own views. This is a great course to understand the reasons behind the events of Canadian history.
CHI4UO Course Outline