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Course details

​In this course you will learn about human rights in Canada. This will include learning about your rights and responsibilities under human rights legislation. We are all responsible for contributing towards a more equitable society free of harassment and discrimination. This training will help you along your journey and lay a foundation for understanding the challenges of human rights on a more global scale.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.





Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2023

Below is one offering of MOOC 0104 for the Spring/Summer 2023 term.

CRN 68879


Start any time

  • 52 weeks
  • CRN 68879
  • $0.00
Continuous Entry, Distance or Online

This is an online learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.



Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the development of human rights protections.
  • Define human rights legislation in Canada including the functions of human rights tribunals and commissions.
  • Recognize what discrimination is and is not.
  • Understand the duty to accommodate.
  • Understand what constitutes harassment (including sexual harassment).​

Effective as of Fall 2022


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