LAW 329 Canadian Human and 2SLGBTQI+ Rights




This course will focus on two related areas of the law – human rights and 2SLGBTQI+ rights. Students will examine the history and meaning of human rights, including human duties, cultural values, group rights, legal rights, and equality. They will also examine the history and development of 2SLGBTQI+ rights in Canada in several specific areas of the law. They will gain knowledge of ongoing challenges regarding human and 2SLGBTQI+ rights, including the remedies available under Canada’s Constitution and Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Finally, students will learn about the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.


LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210; OR 45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework

Course Notes

LAW 329 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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