4 credits

Concentrates on an introduction to gaining a better sense of our nation of Canada, and primarily post-Confederation. Development of Canada with an emphasis on what BC has to offer the world will be highlighted. A focus will be on the building of our nation which includes topics such as The National Policy, immigration, the elusive Canadian identity, as well as past and current issues surrounding our Aboriginal peoples. Current events and comparative modern day relevant topics are also included and encouraged based on student interest.

Prerequisites: 
SS9