List of Aboriginal Law Courses

Aboriginal Law Courses

COMPULSORY COURSES (3 units)

3 units from:

  • CML 2301 Aboriginal Peoples and the Law
  • CML 2701 Les autochtones et le droit
  • DRC 4762 Droit des autochtones

OPTIONAL COURSES (15 units)

Note: Additional courses can be added or approved by the Aboriginal Law Option Coordinator.

The full course description is available in the Course search engine. For more information on recognizing courses for the Aboriginal Law Option, please contact the Aboriginal Law Option Coordinator. 

Courses offered in the English Common Law Program

At least 3 units from Group A:

Group A

CML 1105       Aboriginal Legal Mechanisms (Note: This is a first year thematic course)
CML 3162       Studies in Aboriginal Law 
CML 3901       Problèmes choisis de droit autochtone / Selected Problems in Aboriginal Peoples and the Law (bilingual)
CML 4162       Advanced Aboriginal Law
CML 4163       Comparative Indigenous Rights
DRC 4596       L'ordre juridique Innu
DRC 4763       Traditions juridiques autochtones

Group B

CML 1105 Food Security and Sustainability (Note: This is a first year thematic course)
CML 1105 Global Intellectual Property and Social Justice (Note: This is a first year thematic course)
CML 2321 Alternative Dispute Resolution Processes
CML 3112 Theory and Practice of Social Justice Law
CML 3131 Public International Law
CML 3135 International Law and Developing Countries
CML 3137 Critical Race Theory
CML 3144 Defending Battered Women on Trial
CML 3150 Race, Racism and the Law
CML 3307 Trusts
CML 3315 Negotiation
CML 3343 Poverty and the Law
CML 3374 Law and Society (with approval of the option coordinator)
CML 3398 Human Rights Laws in Canada
CML 3399 Human Rights (International Protection)
CML 4113 Foundation Legal Writing Skills
CML 4131 Multicultural Rights in Liberal Democracies
CML 4382 Feminist Legal Issues

At least 3 units from Group C:

Group C:

Moot Course:

CML 3125       Moot Court Competition (Kawashimhon Moot, or other Moot with approval of Option Coordinator)

Internship:

CML 3171       Student-Proposed Internship (with approval of Option Coordinator)
CML 3173       Law-Related Internship (with approval of Option Coordinator)

Clinical:

CML 3248       Introduction Legal Aid Clinic Course (with approval of Option Coordinator)
CML 3250       Advanced Clinical Course in Community Law (with approval of Option       
Coordinator)

Courses offered in the French Common Law Program

At least 3 units from Group A:

Group A

CML 3901       Problèmes choisis de droit autochtone / Selected Problems in Aboriginal Peoples and the Law (bilingual)
DRC 4596       L'ordre juridique Innu
DRC 4763       Traditions juridiques autochtones

Group  B

CML 3512       Théorie et pratique en droit et justice sociale
CML 3531       Droit international public
CML 3580       Clinique de droit de l'environnement
CML 3707       La fiducie 
CML 3713       Entrevue, consultation et négociation
CML 3714       Le droit : contexte sociologique
CML 3780       Les femmes et le droit
CML 4519       Les droits linguistiques au Canada
CML 4521       Droit international de l'environnement
CML 4529       Droit de l'environnement approfondi
CML 4530       Droit des ressources naturelles

At least 3 units from Group C:

Group C

Moot Course (with approval of Option Coordinator)

Internship (with approval of Option Coordinator):

CML 3571       Stage proposé par l'étudiant (avec l'approbation du coordonnateur)
CML 3573       Stage en droit (avec l'approbation du coordonnateur)

Clinical:

CML 3648       Clinique juridique I: Introduction (avec l'approbation du coordonnateur)

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