Canada to Confederation

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: HIST 131

Introduces the history of Canada's peoples from the Ice Age to the era of Queen Victoria. Topics include early human adaptations to the environment, cultural diversity of Indigenous peoples, colonial encounters and impacts of European colonization, formation of colonial states and factors leading to Confederation.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 230A, HIST 130, HIST 131, HIST 230, HIST 231.

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

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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