Contracts (Curran)

Course Title: Contracts (Curran)
Course Number: LAW 1102
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Course Description:

The course will provide students with a general introduction to the law of contracts.  Topics include a discussion of the essential elements of contracts, particularly agreement, intention, and consideration; vitiating factors; protection of weaker parties; contractual rights and obligations; and remedies.

Teaching Method:

Lecture

Assessment:

Mid Term Exam: 20%
Final Exam: 80%

Course Materials:

A casebook created by the Instructor, in collaboration with other Instructors of the course, available at the University Bookstore.
Additional optional texts students may consult are as follows:
John D. McCamus, The Law of Contracts, 2d ed (Irwin Law, 2012). (Recommended)
Stephen M. Waddams, Law of Contracts, 7th ed (Canada Law Book, 2017). (Recommended)
Bruce MacDougall, Introduction to Contracts, 3d ed (LexisNexis, 2016).
Angela Swan, Canadian Contract Law, 3d ed (LexisNexis, 2012).
Pitch and Snyder, Damages for Breach of Contract, 2d ed (Carswell, 1989).

Instructor: Dr. Bruce Curran