Peter A Allard School of Law

Course Offerings

As an Online Learning student, you have the flexibility to choose courses that suit your needs. There are no required courses and no obligation to register in a minimum number of credits.  All our courses are pre-approved by the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) to meet their requirements.

Our courses are asynchronous directed self study courses, allowing students the flexibility to complete the subject material at a time that works best for their schedule.

Current Course Schedule

Courses are offered one to three times a year with start dates in January, May, and September. 

 May 2024September 2024January 2025
Canadian Public Law (Law 505)YesYesYes
Canadian Criminal Law (Law 525)YesYesYes
Administrative Law (Law 509)YesYesYes
Ethics and Professionalism (Law 588)YesYesYes
Tort Law (Law 503E)-YesYes
Property Law (Law 504)-YesYes
Canadian Private Law: Contracts (Law 515)-YesYes

Course Descriptions

Online Learning Instructors

View the profiles of our online learning instructors.

NCA Course Equivalencies for Online Learning Courses

The table below shows courses we offer and their corresponding NCA subjects. These courses are listed as a reference onlyAll courses are current through July 2022.

NCA Subject TypeNCA Subject Areaonline learning at Allard Course
Core Canadian-Specific SubjectsFoundations of Canadian LawLaw 505 - Canadian Public Law
 Canadian Constitutional LawLaw 505 - Canadian Public Law
 Canadian Criminal LawLaw 525 - Canadian Criminal Law and Procedure
 Canadian Administrative LawLaw 509 - Administrative Law
 Canadian Professional ResponsibilityLaw 588 - Ethics and Professionalism
Core Subjects  
 ContractsLaw 515 - Canadian Private Law: Contractual Obligations and Remedies
 TortsLaw 503E - Tort Law 
 PropertyLaw 504 - Property Law 
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