Now is the time
students to start thinking about grade 11 and 12 courses for next
semester. After the Christmas break, the time will go quickly, and
before we know it, the next semester will begin on January
Next semester, in the daytime, we will be offering: Communications 12,
English 11 and 12, Accounting 12, Family Studies 12, Data Management
12, Law 12, Biology 12, Writing 12, Principles of Math 11, and in the
evening Communications 12, Civics 11 and Biology 12.
Next term, starting on February 2nd, I will be teaching Law 12 at the
Pearson Adult Learning Centre. If you are looking for a grade 12
course, this might be of interest to you. We will be studying Canadian
Law and there will be: assignments, case studies, chapter
a field trip to the courts in New Westminster, and one additional
bonus- NO Final Exam!
The Law 12 curriculum enables students to become legally literate
fundamental legal principles including equality, justice, and liberty
recognize and act upon their rights and responsibilities
identify legal elements in problems
prevent or address legal problems in everyday life
apply their learning about the law to their studies, careers, and daily
Course Content: This course is designed to provide students with a
basic introduction to the Canadian legal system.
Law (Principles, Concepts and Sources of Law)
Foundations of Law (Structure and Processes of the Legal System)
Civil Law (Tort Law)
Civil Law (Contract Law)
Law and the Family
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and
justice he is the worst.