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HUMSC 101 001 Great Dialogues: Reflection and Action

What is the relationship between thinking and action? Do they pull us in different directions? Can they be integrated? This course investigates how our own dialogue with core texts, from antiquity (e.g., Homer, Plato, Christian Scriptures) to the present (e.g., Joyce, Arendt), offers ways of understanding the dilemmas and issues raised by these texts and present in our culture.


Offered on campus

John Greenwood PDF icon HUMSC 101_J.Greenwood_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
HUMSC 498 001 Directed Studies in Human Sciences

Selected study and assignments under the direction of a faculty member.

Department Consent Required


Norm Klassen Fall 2021
ITAL 101 081 Introduction to Italian Language 1

An intensive study of the fundamentals of Italian grammar and conversation.


Offered online with an optional synchronous remote tutorial session

Roberta Cauchi-Santoro PDF icon ITAL 101-081_R.Cauchi-Santoro_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
ITAL 201 001 Intermediate Italian 1

Advanced study of grammar. Conversation sessions based on intermediate-level readings reflecting contemporary Italian life. Intensive practice in the spoken and written language.


Offered in blended format - lecture is remote, tutorial is on campus

Andrea Privitera PDF icon ITAL 201_A.Privitera_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
ITALST 100 001 Understanding Modern Italy

This course examines Italy's transformation from Unification in 1861 to present day. Students will explore its paradoxes and challenges through films and readings on topics such as the World Wars, the rise of fascism, internal terrorism, and migration in order to gain an understanding of contemporary Italian society and culture.


Offered remotely

Andrea Privitera PDF icon ITALST 100_A.Privitera_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
ITALST 120 001 Italian Cinema

This is a survey of the most representative works of Italian cinema, from the early 20th century to present day. Students will gain an understanding and appreciation of one of the most influential world cinemas. Special attention will be given to cinematic movements, the role of directors, and cult movies.


Offered remotely

Yuri Sangalli PDF icon ITALST 120_Y.Sangalli_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
ITALST 265 001 The Mafia

This course analyzes the visual media representation of the Mafia in North America and the manner in which it often glorifies the Italian Mafiosi's lifestyle. The goal is to deconstruct the romanticized portrayal of the Italian and Italian-American gangster created in visual media by analyzing atrocities committed by organized crime.


Offered remotely

Antonio Nicaso PDF icon ITALST 265_A.Nicaso_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
ITALST 291 001 Italian Culture and Civilization 1

A survey of developments in Italian culture - history, literature, and the arts - up to and including the Renaissance.


Offered on campus

Roberta Cauchi-Santoro PDF icon ITALST 291_R.Cauchi-Santoro_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
LS 101 001, 002, 081 Introduction to Legal Studies

An introduction to the study of law, its structure, and legal institutions from a cross-cultural and historical perspective. This interdisciplinary course examines the origins of legal systems and their impact on society. Included is an analysis of the diverse historical, political, economic, and cultural conditions under which law arises and functions within society.


Offered remotely (001, 002) and online (081)

Anastasia Tataryn, Carlie Leroux-Demir, Frederick Desroches PDF icon LS 101-001_A.Tataryn_Fall 2021.pdfPDF icon LS 101-002_C.Leroux-Demir_Fall 2021.pdfPDF icon LS 101-081_F.Desroches_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
LS 202 001 Criminal Law

A case-study approach to the study of criminal law in Canada with a focus on basic concepts and core principles relating to legal judgements along with comparative examination between civil and criminal law and attention to legal theory.


Offered remotely

Carlie Leroux-Demir PDF icon LS 202_C.Leroux-Demir_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021