Law Studies

Course code: MSS--11-L

This course examines the framework of our present legal system and is divided into two main types of law: Criminal and Civil. Criminal Law focuses on the Criminal Code of Canada, bringing the accused to trial, trial procedures, and from sentencing to release. Civil Law focuses on legal issues that students may face in high school and their early adult years. Topics include: litigation, employment law, landlord and tenant law, and family law.