LAW 305

Sentencing: Law, Theory and Practice

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Introduces students to the law, theory and practices of sentencing. Provides a brief overview of the historical development of punishment and sentencing, followed by an analysis of the theoretical basis for understanding the aims, purposes and justifications for punishment. Involves a detailed examination of the various sentencing options and the basic principles and rules of sentencing, including the rules governing sentencing hearings.

Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.

Summer Fall Spring

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