CRIM-230

Criminal Law

CREDITS: 3
LENGTH: 15 weeks
CAMPUS: Prince George
PRE-REQUISITES: CRIM-135
CO-REQUISITES: None
 
DESCRIPTION:
Nature, purpose, scope, sources, and basic principles of the criminal law. History and evolution of the criminal law. Study of certain fundamental legal concepts such as mens rea, negligence, and strict liability. Analysis of the concept of criminal responsibility in Canada. Critical examination of the legislative policies expressed in the Criminal Code. Study of the basic elements of a criminal offence; actus reus and mens rea. Examination of the legal principles relating to certain specific crimes and to certain major defences. CRIM 135 is strongly recommended.

Course Schedule

ID SEMESTER CAMPUS DELIVERY LOCATION INSTRUCTOR STARTS ENDS MEETS
WI001 Spring 2021 Prince George Alternate Delivery ONLINE S. Deepak January 11 April 30 M W F 2:00PM

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