Criminal Law in Canada
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course critically examines the legal and social dimensions of Criminal Law in Canada. Students will be introduced to the statutory and jurisprudential aspects of criminal law, learn how to understand and utilize case law, and consider the social significance of criminal law for Canadians. Topics may include aspects of an offence; forms of liability; the defenses, issues of aiding and abetting, and mental illness.

Additional Course Information
Registration status: senior student.