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TDMT 2280 - Transportation Law

Transportation and Distribution Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

​Transportation Law focuses on sector-relevant legislation, regulations and contract law to limit personal and corporate exposure. It provides precedent-rich insight into how legal and commercial accountabilities are judged in the transportation sector. This helps learners develop a deep understanding of how sector-specific, Canadian legislation is applied and how commercial contracts and claims work across all modes of transportation. With a new ability to decipher the evolving case law that impacts the import, export and domestic transportation of goods, learners will be able to operate in compliance with laws, understand their obligations, exercise due diligence and know when to seek legal counsel. Course fee includes the CITT exam fee.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$717.68

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 86577

Mon Jan 20 - Sun Apr 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 20 - Apr 26 Online

Instructor

Pina Melchionna

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$717.68

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students until Thu, Nov 14 at 9:00 am (PST). International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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29 seats available as of Nov 14, 2019 3:46 am (PST). Of these 29, 20 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will reliably demonstrate the ability to:

  • Understand the legal basics of Transportation Law.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the process of Transportation Law.
  • Read and understand Case Law.
  • Demonstrate an ability to interpret and apply Transportation law.
  • Assess how court decisions affect decisions at the organizational level of business.
  • Understand the characteristics of the Transportation Law as it pertains to the Contract of Carriage.
  • Demonstrate an ability to fully document the claim process for road, water, rail, and air transportation.
  • Read legislation/statues/regulations and how to apply them to practical scenarios.

Effective as of Winter 2019

Related Programs

TDMT 2280 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Part-time   Certificate

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