This course introduces students to the skills necessary to be effective in a legal environment. Topics covered include federal and provincial legislative processes and court systems, legal documents, legal correspondence, confidentiality and professional responsibility, fees and billing, legal research and citations of law, vocabulary, and transcription
This course is part of the full-time Legal Administrative Assistant Program.
Course code: OADM 1450
Length: 75 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/OADM-1450.pdf
PrerequisitesAdmission to the Legal Administrative Assistant program
* 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.