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A Timeline of Canada's Constitutional Evolution

British Columbia and Yukon Territory Curriculum Objectives

Grade 11 Social Studies
Grade 12 Law

Learning Outcomes (Grade 11)
Social Studies

SKILLS AND PROCESSES I
It is expected that students will:

  • identify and use approaches from the social sciences and humanities to examine Canada and the world

  • demonstrate the ability to think critically, including the ability to:

    • define an issue or problem

    • develop hypotheses and supporting arguments

  • gather relevant information from appropriate sources

  • develop and express appropriate responses to issues or problems

  • reassess their responses to issues on the basis of new information

POLITICAL ISSUES I
It is expected that students will:

  • describe Canada's evolution as an independent nation


Learning Outcomes (Grade 12)
Law 12

FOUNDATIONS OF LAW
It is expected that students will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the evolution and sources of law in Canada, including:

    • common law

    • statute law

    • constitutional law

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