Summer Courses 2018

2018 Intersession/Summer Evening/Summer Day/Distance Studies

1401E - Modern Europe, 1715 to the Present: Conflict and Transformation

Examines central events and themes of modern European history, including: origins and impact of the French and industrial revolutions; Napoleonic wars; liberalism and reaction; socialism; nationalism; women's emancipation movements; imperialism, national rivalries and world wars; the Russian Revolution, Communist rule, and the collapse of the Soviet Union; Nazism; European integration. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course

Distance Studies 1401E B. Acres Online Syllabus

2110A- “Rights Revolution” or “Fragile Freedoms”?: Human Rights History in Canada

This course examines the history of human rights in Canada. It explores the creation of rights linked to ethnicity, gender, language, religion, region, class and other characteristics. It asks both why rights have been created and what factors have limited the development of rights. 2 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

May 7 - July 27 2110A P. Krats Tuesday/Thursday 6:30-9:30pm Syllabus

2120B - Northern Enterprise: Canadian Business and Labor History

The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement. 2 lecture hours, 0.5 course

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2213F/G, the former History 2125F/G

Distance Studies 2120B P. Krats 6 Weeks
June 18-July 27

2147A - Nazi Germany

We analyze how the Nazi Party came to power; the regime’s use of propaganda, intimidation and terror within Germany after 1933; Hitler’s foreign policy; Nazi methods in occupied Europe; anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and other programs of mass murder; resistance within Germany, and the reasons for the regime's defeat. 2 lecture hours, 0.5 course

Antirequiste(s): History 2145A/B

Intersession 2147A K. Priestman 3 Weeks
Monday-Friday 10am-12pm

2301E - The United States, Colonial Period to the Present

Emphasis first term upon the emergence of the American nation, the egalitarian impulse, national expansion and sectional conflict; second term, upon the great transformations of the modern era: the growth of industrialism, big government, a pluralistic society, and international predominance. 3 lecture hours, 1.0 course

Distance Studies 2301E T. Compeau Online Syllabus