Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

HR320/CO320
Childrenís Rights
0.5 Credit

This course explores the theory and practice of childrenís rights in North America, other world regions, and international law (especially the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child). Topics will include: the concept of childhood, the evolution of childrenís rights, and contemporary issues, such as child labour, prostitution and sex trafficking, slavery, juvenile justice and child soldiers. (Cross-listed as CO320.)

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CT260/HR260.
Exclusions
CO320.