Canada to 1867
HIST 110: Canada to 1867
This course is an introduction to the history of Canada from the period of earliest human occupation to Confederation in 1867. The course focuses on major themes in Canada’s past, including the diversity of early First Nations’ cultures, Indigenous and settler relations, colonialism, immigration, the fur trade, gender roles, family structures, and social reform. A brief framework of the approaches and methods that historians use to study the past is presented.