The table below includes only discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on including a minor to your degree.

Minor in Law


The minor program in Law introduces the nature and role of rules that dictate human activities at the private and public levels. However, these are not professional programs like the licentiate.

This program can be chosen only as a second study module as part of a 120-credit bachelor’s degree that allows a minor.

DCC2117 Introduction to the Study of Law 3
DCC2118 General Public Law 3
DCC2119 Protection of Rights and Freedoms 3
3 course credits from: Legal Theory
DCC2120 Law and Social Justice 3
DCC2121 Legal Theory and Social Sciences 3
3 course credits from: Fundamental Legal Concepts
DCC3101 Law of Obligations 3
DCC3102 Criminal Law 3
DCC3103 Law of Persons and Family Law 3
15 optional course credits in law (DCC) from:
DCC2303 Legal aspects of human rights 3
DCC2304 Introduction to International Women's Rights Law 3
DCC3101 Law of Obligations 3
DCC3102 Criminal Law 3
DCC3103 Law of Persons and Family Law 3
DCC3104 Canadian Federalism Law 3
DCC3106 Labour Law 3
DCC3107 Environmental Law 3
DCC3108 Health and the Law 3
DCC3110 Inter American System of Human rights 3
DCC3111 Human Rights in the Age of the Universal Declaration 3
DCC3112 Human Rights and Justice in Africa: Theory and Practice 3
DCC3113 Arts and Human Rights 3
DCC3117 Public International Law 3
DCC4101 Legal Analysis Workshop 3
DCC4102 Administrative Law 3
DCC4103 Statutory interpretation 3
DCC4104 Governmental Liability 3
DCC4105 Occupational Health and Safety Law 3
DCC4108 Consumer Law 3
DCC4111 Prevention and Settlement of Disputes 3
DCC4112 Intellectual and Industrial Property 3
DCC4113 Society, Technology and the Law 3
DCC4114 European Union Law 3
DCC4115 Philosophy of Law 3
DCC4116 Major systems of contemporary law 3
DCC4117 Protection of Civilians in International Law 3
DCC4118 Law of the Elderly 3
DCC4119 Selected topics in Law 3
DCC4120 Selected topics in Civil Law 3
DCC4121 Selected topics in Public Law 3
DCC4122 Environment and Human Rights 3
DCC4128 Women and the Law 3
DCC4160 Law, Medicine and Biology 3
DCC4161 Children and the Law 3
DCC4162 Aboriginal Peoples and the Law 3