Citizenship Law, Procedure and Practice

Course Code: BICC 204

Academic Year: 2023-2024

This course will evaluate the theory, procedure, and practice relating to Canada's citizenship laws. In particular, this course will address some of the relevant legal principles, rules, and standards that have been developed and applied by courts, tribunals, and government officials to individual cases. The course will also address the loss of citizenship and of permanent resident status, the grounds of inadmissibility, and the removal process. Students will develop the necessary skills to select the most effective course of action for their clients to obtain citizenship, and to avoid loss of permanent resident status and removal from Canada.