SS: Law Studies 12

Course Description

Recommended prerequisite: Explorations of Social Studies 11

Law Studies 12 is designed to give students an understanding of how law affects daily life in Canada. Topics covered include Canada's legal system (including the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms), criminal law, civil law (including torts, marriage, divorce, children, contracts and wills), and motor vehicle law. This course will include visits to the courts, mock trials, and guest speakers. Students considering Law Studies 12 should have strong writing and reading comprehension skills. 

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