This introductory history course is a survey of Canadian history from 1867 to the present. Students will examine some of the main political, economic and social aspects of Canadian life during this period. Among the major themes discussed will be nationalism, industrialization, urbanization and cultural change. In addition, key concepts and methods of history as a discipline will be reviewed. Combined with HIST2600, this course provides a complete survey of Canadian history and a foundation for future study in this area.