School of Business and Management

Law Clerk

2 years Ontario College Diploma

Learn the complexities of real estate law in a virtual classroom environment


The Law Clerk program will prepare you for a career in the law and justice field from private law firms to government ministries. Gain comprehensive knowledge of Canadian law including family, commercial, criminal and real estate.

Your Future Career

  • Court system
  • Private law firms
  • Government legal departments
  • Government ministries and departments
  • Land registry offices

What You Learn

  • Criminal law procedures
  • Legal office procedures
  • Civil, Real estate, corporate, estate and family law
  • Legal accounting
  • Legal research and writing

This program is offered in collaboration with Northern College.

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U

If English is not your first language you must either provide proof of English competency or take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). You must have a minimum overall band score of 5.5 on IELTS, or a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer scored) or 80 IBT (internet based) to be admitted to a postsecondary program at the college. SPP in India requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0

Academic Upgrading

Semester 1

LCN 013 Computer Applications I
LCN 014 Law Office Management
LCN 053 Legal Communications
LCN 063 Real Estate Law I
LCN 093 Estate Law
GENED General Education Elective

Semester 2

LCN 033 Legal Software
LCN 043 Family Law
LCN 054 Canadian Law
LCN 064 Legal Ethics
LCN 083 Legal Interviewing
GENED General Education Elective - Online

Semester 3

LCN 001 Placement
LCN 015 Provincial Offences
LCN 023 Criminal Law
LCN 044 Introduction to Corporate Procedures
LCN 065 Torts and Contracts
LCN 084 Litigation Law
LCN 104 Legal Accounting

Semester 4

LCN 003 Legal Research
LCN 024 Employment Law
LCN 034 Debtor-Creditor Procedures
LCN 045 Corporate Procedures II
LCN 066 Real Estate Law II

2018-2019 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Online – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $3022.5 $777 - - $3799.5
2 $3022.5 $652 - - $3674.5
Ontario College Diploma

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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Pathway to Canadore College Programs

  • Recreation and Leisure Services – 1 year to complete
  • Recreation Therapy – 1 year to complete
  • Strength and Sport Conditioning – 1 year to complete

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution in Ontario?

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution in Canada?

Looking to continue your studies with another post-secondary institution Internationally?

Please contact the Pathways Officer if you have additional questions regarding the credit transfer process:

Micheline Demers – Pathways Officer
705.474.7600 ext 5139