CRIM-230

Criminal Law

CREDITS: 3
LENGTH: 15 weeks
CAMPUS: Prince George
REQUISITES: Recommended Prerequisite: CRIM-135
 
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
001 Spring 2022 Prince George Unknown ONLINE S. Okoye January 4 April 22 Tu 6:30PM

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