Explore the world of politics with our selection of Continuing Studies courses. Whether you're a seasoned enthusiast or new to the subject, our courses cater to various levels of interest. Dive into captivating political theories, unravel international relations, and engage in thought-provoking discussions with fellow learners. Join us on this enlightening journey of knowledge and discovery!


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Politics, Policies and Planning for Climate Action

This course uses British Columbia as a case study to introduce the policy and political contexts that shape climate action across scales from local to global, including relevant institutional and governance innovations.

Jan. 8 – April 8, 2024

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The Prime Minister’s Office in Canada: From Sanctuary to Command

This talk examines the unexpected origins of the Prime Minister’s office in the 1920s and 1930s, its restructuring in the 1960s, and its eventual emergence as a centre of decision-making filled with unelected advisors.

Jan. 23, 2024

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