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Fall 2016
May 25, 2019
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PERS 3170 - Canadian Sport History
This course will emphasize the rise of modern sport in Canada and will reflect on the ways in which social change has influenced sport and physical activity. This course provides an overview of issues and topics related to the development of modern sports in Canada. Using the concepts of class, gender, race and ethnic identity as interpretive tools, the course will examine: physical activities and games of First Nations; sport and recreation in new France and British North America; sports in post-Confederation Canada; and developments in the 20th and 21st centuries. May not be held for credit with KIN 3170 (PHED 3170, PHED 3070 or 057.307). Requires a paid facility use pass (day pass acceptable).

3.0 Credit hours

Kinesiology & Recreation Mgmt

Physical Education Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      Faculty of Kines & Rec Mgmt
Must be enrolled in one of the following Campuses:     
      Main (Fort Garry & Bannatyne)

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