Courses: Introduction to Canadian Criminal Law


Course Details:
This course focuses on the principles, nature, purpose and sources of Canadian criminal law, and the practical application of the law in a law enforcement environment. Learners will examine categories of crime, elements of offences required for conviction, and defenses available to accused. They will also explore criminal court processes and procedures and the Charter of Rights. The course will conclude with a critical examination of current issues in Canadian criminal law. (Formerly LESD102)

Course Code: LAWS-1204
Department: Justice and Public Safety
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