Course description

In this course, students are introduced to the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. The coverage of each and their areas of protection and grounds of discrimination are discussed. Learn about the role of the Canadian and Ontario Human Rights Commissions, study everyday instances of discrimination, and see how they are dealt with under each law. Throughout the course, explore the important role of the community advocate in human rights cases.

Course details

Hours: 10
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2024 registration opens March 11, 2024. Fall 2024 registration opens July 22, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery