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Course # Courses Length (Hours) Distance Status
OLRN1069 Criminal Law-Legal Administration

Description: This introductory course helps students better understand the criminal justice system and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The focus of this course will be taking the student through the adult criminal justice process from arrest to completion of criminal charges. Through research of the Criminal Code of Canada, and legal office procedures, the course will provide a basic overview of the general principles of substantive criminal law while applying this theory to the legal profession.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites:
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42 Yes Details
ADMN1305 Document Processing

Description: In this course, students will develop and apply touch typing skills to the preparation of business documents typically used in an office environment. Using a web-based software program, students will apply touch typing skills to the production of a variety of business-related documents including business letters, memos, and E-mail messages according to specific content, layout and formatting guidelines. Students will be expected to organize work and produce correctly formatted and accurate work within a specified timeframe.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
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56   Details
ADMN1115 Keyboarding I

Description: The purpose of this course is to expand the student's touch typing techniques (type without looking at the keys) in order to build keyboarding speed and accuracy. On completion of the course, students must demonstrate the ability to touch type at a minimum of 45 net words per minute on two five minute-timed writing tests with an accuracy rate of 92 percent. New material will be used for all timed writing tests.
Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Pre-Requisites: ADMN1300 or ADMN1305
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14   Details
ADMN2000 Keyboarding II

Description: The purpose of this course is to expand the student's touch typing techniques (type without looking at the keys) in order to build keyboarding speed and accuracy. On completion of the course, students must demonstrate the ability to touch type at a minimum of 50 net words per minute on two five minute-timed writing tests with an accuracy rate of 92 percent. New material will be used for all timed writing tests.
Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Pre-Requisites: ADMN1115
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14   Details
ADMN2085 Keyboarding III

Description: The purpose of this course is to expand the student's touch typing techniques (type without looking at the keys) in order to build keyboarding speed and accuracy. On completion of the course, students must demonstrate the ability to touch type at a minimum of 55 net words per minute on two five minute-timed writing tests with an accuracy rate of 92 percent. New material will be used for all timed writing tests.
Hours: 12
Credits: 1
Pre-Requisites: ADMN2000
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12   Details
LAW1260 Legal Research And Report Writing

Description: Preparing cases and related documentation, the student will learn how to conduct legal research using a law library and computer databases in this course. Also, the student will learn how to prepare research papers, update cases and legislation and prepare legal memoranda using uniform legal citation.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: LAW1230
CoRequisites:

30   Details
OLRN1580 Legal Terminology

Description: Students will build a vocabulary of common legal terminology used within a law office, government agency, court systems, social services, and current affairs through practice, study guide and quizzes.
Hours: 42
Credits: 2
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42 Yes Details
OLRN1312 Litigation Practice and Procedures I

Description: Advance your knowledge and expertise in the area of civil litigation. Students will become familiar with a wide range of activities, responsibilities and document preparation in the complex area of civil litigation process including Small Claims Court, Superior Court, Family Law, Collections and Enforcement proceedings.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1571, OLRN1580, OLRN1570
CoRequisites:

42 Yes Details
OLRN1383 Litigation Practice and Procedures II

Description: As a continuation of Litigation 1 in the Legal Assistant program, you will review the processes and procedures generally used in a law office for the purpose of litigation.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1312
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42 Yes Details
LAW1330 Litigation Procedures

Description: Practical in orientation, this course teaches how to use the Rules of Civil Procedure and prepare court documents. A review of the procedural rules and proceedings leading to trial will be undertaken. This will include applications and default motions and the rules of civil procedure and case management.
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites: LAW1230
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30   Details

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