This course provides an overview of the Canadian legal system and the laws and statutes that affect businesses operating in the province of British Columbia. The course examines the legal principles pertaining to torts, contracts, commercial transactions, employment, agency, business ownership, Indigenous business law, consumer protection, personal, real and intellectual property and electronic commerce. Business case decisions from the Canadian and BC court systems will be examined to help students develop an appreciation of how the legal system works in actual practice.
Course code: MGMT 2017
Length: 45.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.