POL214Y1: Canadian Government and Politics

Hours: 
48L/24T

Canada's political system including the Constitution and its institutional pillars: cabinet and parliament, federalism, the courts and the Charter of Rights. Topics include political parties, the electoral system, identity and citizenship, ideology and political culture, regionalism, language politics, aboriginals, diversity, and media.

Prerequisite: 

1.0 POL credit /4.0 full course equivalents

Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)