HIS461H5 • History of Upper Canada

Description

This course surveys Ontario before Confederation. Topics include aboriginal and immigrant settlements, gender roles and the rise of schooling. Also of interest are political topics: Loyalism, the Family compact, the 1837 Rebellion and Upper Canada's key role in shaping Confederation. Each student explores one key historical figure in depth through biographies and primary sources of a key Upper Canadian figure.

Prerequisites
Distribution Requirement
Humanities
Total Instructional Hours
24S
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
History