Course name: Understanding Canadian Law Course code: (CLU3M)

Grade: 11
Credits:1.0
Type: University / College Preparation
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: CHC2D or CHC2P
Course description: Explore Canadian law, with a focus on legal issues that are relevant to the lives of people in Canada. Gain understanding of laws relating to rights and freedoms in Canada. Preview Course
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CLU3M Understanding Canadian Law Grade 11 online course
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Interested in taking this course? Please note:
  • If you are a student already enrolled in an Ontario High School, please contact your school about taking courses with TVO ILC.
  • If your goal is to earn a high school diploma or if you are a homeschool student, an academic assessment of your application must be done before choosing courses, please visit Apply Now to start your application.
Grade: 11
Credits:1.0
Type: University / College Preparation
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: CHC2D or CHC2P
Course description: Explore Canadian law, with a focus on legal issues that are relevant to the lives of people in Canada. Gain understanding of laws relating to rights and freedoms in Canada. Preview Course

Course Overview

This course explores Canadian law, with a focus on legal issues that are relevant to the lives of people in Canada. You will gain an understanding of la∂ws relating to rights and freedoms in Canada; our legal system; and family, contract, employment, tort, and criminal law. You will develop legal reasoning skills and will apply the concepts of legal thinking and the legal studies inquiry process when investigating a range of legal issues and formulating and communicating informed opinions about them.

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This course is designed for independent study.
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20 Lessons

1.1   What is law?

1.2   Laws and principles

1.3   How did law begin?

1.4   Who creates laws?

1.5   Why do laws change?

2.1   Rights and freedoms

2.2   Human rights legislation in Canada

2.3   Canada’s Constitution

2.4   The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

2.5   Protection of rights in the Charter

3.1   How did law begin?

3.2   You are under arrest!

3.3   The criminal trial process

3.4   How to defend yourself

3.5   Criminal sentencing in Canada

4.1   Introduction to Civil law

4.2   Tort law

4.3   Family law

4.4   Employment law

4.5   Contract law



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