Tragedy and Transformation in Colonial North America, 1500-1800

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Examines Canada's place in the broader history of Europe's colonization of mainland North America and the Caribbean. Topics include European exploration, the formation of colonial societies, the response of Indigenous peoples to colonization, imperial rivalries, the transatlantic slave trade and the Americas as part of a broader "Atlantic world." Compares the legacies of colonialism in Canada, the United States and Mexico.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 330B, HIST 358 (if taken in the same topic).

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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