Courses (JD)

COMPULSORY COURSE (3 units)

CML 3112 Theory and Practice of Social Justice Law
CML 3512 Théorie et pratique en droit et justice sociale

OPTIONAL COURSES (students must choose courses totalling 15 units)

Note: Not all courses are offered each academic year. Courses counting toward the social justice option are determined on a yearly basis depending on content and approach of the course. The full course description is available in the Course search engine.

 Courses offered in the English Program

Aboriginal Law

CML 2301 - Aboriginal Peoples and the Law
CML 3162 - Studies in Aboriginal Law
CML 3251 - Legal Research and Writing: Independent Study with the Assembly of Metis First Nations or the National Council
CML 3374 - Law and Society:  Indigenous Women: Advocacy and Law  
CML 4162 - Advanced Aboriginal Law (various courses offered under this general course code)
CML 4200 - Aboriginal Law: Anti-Colonial Law, Resistance and Nation Building
CML 4163 - Comparative Indigenous Rights

Family Law

CML 2305C - Family Law (Winter 2011 term)
CML 3353 - Children and the Law
CML 3363 - Advanced Family Law 

Film

CML 4114 - Social Justice &  the Documentary Film

Human Rights

CML 1105 - Social justice and Disability Rights Law
CML 3181 Sexuality, Gender and the Law
CML 3343 - Poverty and the Law
CML 3365 - Civil Liberties
CML 3393 - Lesbian and Gay Issues
CML 3374 - Law and Society: Race, Racism, and the Law
CML 3374 - Law and Society: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and the Law
CML 3374 - Law and Society: Access to Health Care
CML 3374-  Law and Society: Animals and the Law
CML 3398 - Human Rights Law in Canada
CML 3399 - Human Rights: International Protection
CML 4109 - Studies in Human Rights: Information Privacy Law and Technology
CML 4109 - Studies in Human Rights: Advanced Refugee Law
CML 4111 - Studies in Human Rights Law: Advanced Refugee Law  

International Law

CML 3135 - International Law and Developing Countries
CML 3228 - Comparative Constitutional Law: Comparative Justice Models: Canadian and South African Constitutional Paths to Equality    
CML 3351 - Directed Research Projects for environmental, human rights, and social justice non-governmental organizations
CML 4108 - Studies in International Law: Law and Developing Countries
CML 4108 - Studies in International Law: International Environmental Law
CML 4108 - Studies in International Law: International Criminal Law
CML 4108 - Studies in International Law - National Security Law
CML 4108 - Studies in International Law: A Social Justice Critique of International Trade
CML 4132 - International Humanitarian Law : Contemporary Challenges
CML 4112 - Interdisciplinary Studies in Law: Globalization
CML 4114 - International Law of Minority Protection
CML 4200 - Law and Current Problems in Global Poverty and Public Policy

Legal Theory

CML 3241 - Jurisprudence
CML 3351 - Legal Research and Writing: Independent Study in Consumer Protection and / or Regulatory Law with the Public Interest Advocacy Centre   
CML 3351 - Directed Research Projects for environmental, human rights, and social justice non-governmental organizations     
CML 4110 - Studies in Legal Theory: Critical Race
CML 3319 - Advanced Legal Research Methodology
CML 4200 - Critical Race Theory
CML 3227 - Legal History

Public Law

CML 2315 - Advanced Constitutional Law and Equality Rights
CML 3233 - Labour law I
CML 3234 - Labour Law II
CML 3373 - Labour Law III
CML 3351 - Legal Research and Writing: Independent Study in Consumer Protection and/or Regulatory Law with the Public Interest Advocacy Centre  
CML 3351 - Department of Justice Internships
CML 3351 - Internship Position: Research Assistant, Humanitarian Issues Program, Canadian Red Cross Society
CML 3375 - Medical Legal Problems
CML 3397 - Immigration Law
CML 3509 Introduction au droit de la santé
CML 4101 - Studies in Constitutional Law: The Charter of Rights and Freedoms
CML 4104 - Studies in Public Law: Water Law

Technology

CML 1105 - Global Intellectual Property & Social Justice
CML 3316 - AA / BA Technology Law Internship: Technology Law Clinic
CML 3316 - AB / BB Technology Law Internship: Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic
CML 3316 - AC / BC  Technology Law Internship:  University of Ottawa Law and Technology Law Journal and Symposium
CML 3395 - Regulation of Internet Commerce 
CML 4114 - Building Better Humans? Legal and Ethical Issues at the Human Machine Merger

Women and the Law

CML 3374 - Law & Society: Women, Health and Law  
CML 3374 - Law & Society: Cyberfeminism
CML 3374 - Law & Society: Selected Issues in Feminist Law
CML 3374 - Law & Society: Women and the Legal Profession
CML 3374 - Law and Society: Defending Battered Women on Trial
CML 3380 - Women and the Law
CML 4109 - African Women’s Law & Politics
CML 4111 - Studies in Criminal Law: Sexual Assault Law

Clinical courses

CML 3248 - Introductory Legal Aid Clinic Course
CML 3351 / DCL 7033 - Law and Social Change: Clinical Seminar
CML 3449 - Clinial Legal Aid II
CML 3450 - Clinical Legal Aid

Dispute Resolution

CML2321 - Alternative Dispute Resolution Processes 

January Term Intensive Courses

Aboriginal Law

CML 4200 - Selected Topics - Intensive Study of a Selected Legal Issue with follow-up Research Project: Aboriginal Business Law
CML 4200 - Aboriginal Law: Anti-Colonial Law, Resistance and Nation Building

Environmental Law

CML 4114 - Intensive Study of a Legal Issue: Natural Resources Law

Family Law

CML 3363 - Advanced Family Law

Human Rights

CML 4109 - Studies in Human RIghts: Transitional Justice

Legal Theory

CML 4200 - Critical Race Theory

Technology

CML 3316 - Technology Law Internship
CML 3316 - Technology Law Internship: Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic
CML 4114 - Intensive Study of a Legal Issue: Techno-Rico: A Global Seminar on Technology Law

Women and the Law

CML 3374 - Femna-Rico: Feminist Legal Issues 

Courses offered in the French program

Aboriginal Law

CML 2701 - Les autochtones et le droit
CML 3251 - Recherche et rédaction juridiques : Étude indépendante auprès de l’Assemblée des premières nations ou du ralliement national des métis

Clinical courses

CML 3251 - Recherche et rédaction juridiques : Travail dans une clinique juridique locale 
CML 3394 - Travail dans une clinique juridique locale
CML 3648 - Clinique juridique I: Introduction (6 crédits - septembre à avril)
CML 3716 - Stage en droit et technologie: Clinique juridique     
CML 3849 - Clinique pratique d’aide juridique II
CML 3850 - Clinique pratique d’aide juridique III

Droit criminel

CML 4511 - Études en droit criminel: Droit pénal international

Droits de la personne

CML 3351 - AI/BI  Projets de recherche d’intérêt public en droit de l’environnement, en droit de la personne et en justice sociale pour des organisations non gouvernementales
CML 3765 - Libertés publiques
CML 3797 - Droit de l’immigration
CML 4509 - Études en matière des droits de la personne : Protection internationale des droits de la personne

International Law

CML 3351 - AA/BA Annuaire canadien de droit international
CML 3351 - Conseil canadien de droit international
CML 4508 - Études en droit international : droit international de l’environnement
CML 4508 - Études en droit international : droit international appliqué 
CML 4509 - Études en matière des droits de la personne : Protection internationale des droits de la personne  3   
CML 4511 - Études en droit criminel: Droit pénal international
DCL 5730 - Aspects internationaux des droits de la personne
DCL 4543 - Thèmes choisis en droit international II: droit international des droits économiques et sociaux de la personne

Public Law

CML 2715 - Droit constitutionnel approfondi : Les droits a l’égalité
CML 3533 - Droit du travail I
CML 3534 - Droit du travail II
CML 3787 - Droit de l’emploi
CML 4501 - Études en droit constitutionnel : droits linguistiques
CML 4501 - Études en droit constitutionnel : litige constitutionnel

Environmental Law

CML 3351 - AI/BI Projets de recherche d’intérêt public en droit de l’environnement, en droit de la personne et en justice sociale pour des organisations non gouvernementales
CML 4508 - Études en droit international : droit international de l’environnement

Family Law

CML 2805 - Droit de la famille

Women and the Law

CML 3780 - Les femmes et le droit 3

Technology

CML 3716 - Stage en droit et technologie: Clinique juridique 
 

Legal Theory

CML 3714 - Le droit: contexte sociologique
DCL 5737 - Théories critiques du droit

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