Paralegal Diploma Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time

    Continuation Requirement: Any student whose cumulative grade point average falls below 2.0 (C) will not be permitted to continue in the program.

    Graduation Requirement: Students must complete all courses in the curriculum and achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) or higher in order to graduate.

    First Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 18.00
    Required: 18.00
    LAW 101 Introduction to Law 3.00  
    LAW 110 Legal Analysis 3.00  
    LAW 115 Legal Document Processing 3.00  
    LAW 200 Torts I 3.00  
    LAW 210 Legal Research 3.00  
    LAW 220 Litigation Procedures I 3.00  
    Second Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Required: 15.00
    LAW 130 Criminal Law 3.00  
    LAW 140 Family Law and Procedures 3.00  
    LAW 201 Torts II 3.00  
    LAW 230 Evidence 3.00  
    LAW 240 Estates and Procedures 3.00  
    Third Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 16.50
    Required: 16.50
    LAW 300 Contracts I 3.00  
    LAW 310 Legal Drafting 3.00  
    LAW 315 Legal Interviewing 3.00  
    LAW 400 Insurance Law I 3.00  
    LAW 440 Real Property 3.00  
    LAW 442 Conveyancing Procedures 1.50  
    Fourth Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 19.50
    Total Program Credits 69.00
    Required: 19.50
    LAW 301 Contracts II 3.00  
    LAW 340 Company Law 3.00  
    LAW 342 Corporate Procedures 1.50  
    LAW 420 Litigation Procedures II 3.00  
    LAW 425 Law Office Procedures 1.50  
    LAW 450 Intellectual Property 3.00  
    LAW 498 Practicum 4.50  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.