HIST 2500 Syllabus


Week 1: Why Canadian History?

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Week 2: Indigenous America and Global Human Migrations

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Week 3: French Colonial Society

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Week 4: Furs and the French Empire

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Week 5: Remaking the Atlantic Colonies

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Week 6: The Fall of New France

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Week 7: The Revolution of British America

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Week 8: Fur Trade Frontier

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Week 9: Colonial Life and Empire

***ASSIGNMENT 1 DUE***

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Week 10: Politics, Conflict, and Rebellion

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Week 11: Confederation and the Idea of Canada

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Week 12: Consolidating the Canadian Empire

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Week 13: Labour and Capital

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Week 14: Reform Movements

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Week 15: War Society

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Week 16: The Farmer-Labour Revolts

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Week 17: Depression and Dissent

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Week 18: Total War

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Week 19: Post-War Society

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Week 20: Next to an Elephant

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Week 21: Limited Identities

***ASSIGNMENT 2 DUE***

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Week 22: Aboriginal People in the Twentieth Century

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Week 23: Neo-Liberalism and the History of Stephen Harper

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Week 24: Twenty-First Century Canada

Thursday, March 28, 2019