Academic Calendar

Canadian Studies (CDN)

CDN 1000  Introduction to Canada  3 cr  

A multidisciplinary introduction to the main political, economic, social, cultural and geographic features that have shaped Canada’s past and current realities. May not be held with CDN 1130.

Mutually Exclusive: CDN 1130

Attributes: Humanities, Recommended Intro Courses

CDN 1130  Introduction to Canadian Studies  6 cr  

This course will introduce students to an interdisciplinary study of Canadian themes and issues from early exploration to the present. The emergence of Canada as a nation will be studied within the context of four themes: the aboriginal past; the land; political and economic structures; art and culture. As a first-year course in Canadian studies students will be encouraged to develop their writing, research and library skills.

Mutually Exclusive: CDN 1000

Attributes: Humanities, Written English Requirement

CDN 3730  Canadian Identity: An Interdisciplinary Approach  3 cr  

An interdisciplinary lecture/seminar (art, economics, history, literature) course which will explore Canadian identity. Themes to be studied include the Aboriginal past, French/British colonization, land/regions and ethnic diversity.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: a grade of "C" or better in a minimum of 24 credit hours of courses at the 1000-level or above.

Attributes: Humanities

CDN 4410  Seminar in Canadian Studies  6 cr  

A seminar course whose content may vary from year to year. The course content may vary. Students can earn multiple credits for this course only when the topic subtitle is different.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: written consent of instructor.

Attributes: Humanities