Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

NO315/PO315
Politics and Society in Contemporary Québec
0.5 Credit

This course examines the sources of contemporary Québécois identity in fiction, film, theatre and non-fiction. It explores both the legacy of Quebec’s distinctive historical trajectory and recent political, economic, and social developments in the province, along with their impact on public policy. As well, it examines Québec's relations with the rest of Canada, the situation of Francophones outside of Québec, and Québec’s aspirations to be an actor in the international arena. (Cross-listed as PO315.)

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: Year 3 or Year 4.
Exclusions
CA201, NO210/PO201.