Law, Society and Justice
At Marianopolis, the Law, Society and Justice profile stimulates critical thinking about the dynamic interaction between the law and economic, historical, political and social forces. It helps you understand levels of power in society and, by preparing you for university studies in law, it helps you to make a difference through law reform and social justice.
The Law, Society and Justice profile at Marianopolis offers a unique preparation for university. You will develop the critical-thinking, writing and methodology skills required to excel in competitive faculties like Law. Furthermore, the Law, Society and Justice profile will teach you to look at subjects covered through the lens of the law. For example, at Marianopolis, the required Social Science Western Civilization course has been adapted to examine legal aspects through time, giving you a unique perspective and a great framework through which to understand further legal studies. With its multifaceted approach, this Social Science profile also prepares you for many university programs beyond law, giving you the chance to really make this profile your own.
WHO SHOULD TAKE IT?
You, if you want to champion change. By taking a wide range of courses, you will get a solid preparation for university studies that open up a host of careers in various fields related to law, as well as public-interest advocacy, forensics and more.
WHERE DOES IT LEAD?
The Law, Society and Justice profile at Marianopolis is an inspired path to university studies that lead to work in and around the legal system, from journalism and the civil service to criminology. It can help open up a variety of satisfying careers, including in these fields:
- Media and Communications
- Social Work
- Public Administration
- Industrial Relations
- Human Resources
History of Western Civilization
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Research Methods in the Social Sciences
Individual and Society
Introduction to International Relations
1 Introductory-level course
3 Upper-level courses
Integrative Project in the Social Sciences
3 Upper-level courses
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