Introduction to Canadian Culture

COURSE

Course description

An introduction to the multidisciplinary study of cultural structures and expression in Canada, including such forms as literature, fine arts, mass media and communications. This is an online course.

Learning objectives

  • Acquire a foundational understanding of the field of Canadian Studies.
  • Become familiar with interdisciplinary research.
  • Develop ability to think critically about the connections between Canada’s past and contemporary societies, and about the construction and negotiation of Canada’s national identities.
  • Develop practical skills of research, critical analysis, argumentation and writing.

Prerequisites

Permission of Program Coordinator.

Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate competence in English.

Course code: CS101

How to register

If you are interested in taking this course for credit, please call 250-721-8458 for more information.