The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following:
Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. Evaluations will be based on course objectives and may include some of the following: exams, oral presentation, research project/term paper, case brief assignment, legal research lab. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation criteria at the beginning of the semester.
|Case Brief Assignment||15%|
At the conclusion of the course the successful student will be able to:
Textbooks and Materials to be purchased by Students:
Textbooks will be updated periodically. Typical examples are:
Verdun-Jones, S. Criminal Law in Canada: Cases, Questions and the Code, (6th ed.). Toronto, ON: Nelson Education Ltd.
Verdun-Jones, S. Canadian Criminal Cases, Selected Highlights, (3rd ed.) Toronto, ON: Nelson Education Ltd.
The Criminal Code of Canada (latest edition).
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Camosun College (CAMO)||CAMO CRIM 270 (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Capilano University (CAPU)||CAPU LAW 130 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Justice Institute of BC (JIBC)||JIBC LAWS 1204 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU CRIM 1207 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG CRIM 1216 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Okanagan College (OC)||OC CRIM 230 (3)||2011/01/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU CRIM 230 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 230 (3), OL||2004/09/01 to 2010/12/31|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU SOCI 2XXX (3)||2010/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU SOCI 2XX (3)||2004/09/01 to 2010/08/31|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU CRIM 2309 (3), OL||2011/01/01 to 2016/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU GENS 2XX (3)||2009/09/01 to 2019/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU SOCI 2XX (3)||2004/09/01 to 2009/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||No credit||2019/09/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO SOCI 2nd (3)||2009/09/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO ARTS 2nd (3), (Social Science)||2005/05/01 to 2009/08/31|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV ARTS 2nd (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC SOSC 2XX (3)||2004/05/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV CRIM 230 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC SOCI 2XX (1.5)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU CRIM 230 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|