Evidence and The Litigation Process
|Lecture hours per week||5|
|Lab hours per week|
Students are introduced to the statutory and common law rules of evidence and the basic principles regarding admissibility of evidence. The roles of judges, counsel/agents and the affected parties are examined throughout the litigation process, from commencement to trial. Students participate in mock situations including qualifying as expert, examinations-in-chief and cross-examinations and submissions as to costs.