Summer 2019 - SA 100W C100
Perspectives on Canadian Society (SA) (4)
Class Number: 2546
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Jun 27, 2019
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
AQ 3003, Burnaby
Aug 8, 2019
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
AQ 3005, Burnaby
An examination of Canadian society from the perspective of the social sciences -- an introduction both to the nature of Canadian society and to the use of sociological and anthropological concepts applied to the analysis of modern societies in general. This course is meant to appeal to those who specifically wish to expand their knowledge of Canadian Society, and also to those who may be considering further work in sociology and anthropology. Topics to be considered include class structure, the nature of Canada's population, regional variation, gender relations, multiculturalism, native issues. Writing/Breadth-Social Sci.
- Participation 15%
- Assignment 1A 10%
- Assignment 1B 10%
- Mid-term Exam 25%
- Final Exam 40%
How Societies Work - Class, Power & Change in a Canadian Context (5th Ed.), Naiman
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