Introduction to the Legal System LAW 9040

Online Option

Our Introduction to the Legal System course helps you acquire the knowledge you need to better understand the Canadian political and legal systems and the specific acts and laws relating to those systems. Learn legal terminology, examine the Canadian court system and consider the differences between private law, public law, procedural law and substantive law. Study property law, business law and consumer law.

Note(s)

Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed.

Prerequisites

You must have completed our COMM 1008 College English course or our COMM 1138 College English (Distance Learning) course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees

Hours

42

Fee

$329

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back in case we develop additional schedules this fall and winter. If you would like to receive an email notification reminder when our spring term (May to August 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information

Contact:

Legal Studies Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.