Impact of Aviation on Canadian National Development

Course Information

Through a review of the history of Canadian aviation, students will learn about the impact that aviation has had on the development of Canada as a nation. This will be accomplished by examining the early years of aviation, Canada’s military participation in and contribution to Allied aviation efforts during the wars of the 20th Century, and the influence of aviation in the development of the Canadian north. Additionally the course will focus on the transition from trains and ships to airplanes as the preferred method of regional, transcontinental and international travel, and the effects of Canada’s aviation industries on the country’s economic development and Canada’s international trade and influence.

Intake W18 SEM

Start Date Jan 16 / 2018

End Date

Prerequisite(s):

n/a

Computer Software Requirements:

n/a

Chats:

No

Group Work:

Yes