Canadian Criminal Justice

POLC 1002

Course description

In this course, students are introduced to the construction of the Canadian criminal justice system including policing services, courts and corrections. Students examine each section of the Justice system with emphasis on the history, function, and relationships amongst the components of the system. Further, the students develop the critical skills required to interpret contemporary issues concerning the Canadian criminal justice system including those associated with the Canadian Charter of Rights.



Course Hours


Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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