Fall/Winter Timetable

POL312Y1Y L0101

Canadian Foreign Policy


The internationalist, dependence, and neo-realist approaches to the study of Canadian foreign policy; an overview of major doctrines and decisions since 1945; the governmental, domestic and external determinants of policy; Canada's relations with the United States; and Canada's relations with other global regions.


John Kirton, Canadian Foreign Policy in a Changing World (Toronto: Thomson Nelson, 2007).

Format and Requirements

A lecture course with a first term in-class quiz (10%), test (25%), a substantial second term essay (40%) and a final test (25%).


POL208Y1 or POL208Y5 or (POLB80H3 and POLB81H3)