1.50 credits

(2,0,0) hrs

15 wks

Students will develop an understanding of the fundamentals of the day-to-day workings of a law office. Particular emphasis will be placed on: practice management systems used in small and large law firms; the impact of technology on the legal profession; computerized applications of law office systems; the solicitor/client relationship; the BC Law Society Rules; professional ethics and the role of the paralegal; and law office accounting procedures, including the Law Society Rules on trust accounting.

Prerequisites

LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210

Course Notes

LAW 425 is an approved Experiential course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines