SYLLABUS

CMGT 361 Contracts, Specifications & Law I

WEEK DATE TOPIC READING DUE
1 25SEP?? Introduction to the course and principles of the law Ch 1 & 2
2 02OCT?? Definition of the term "CONTRACT."  Formation and  Terms & Conditions Ch 3 & 4
  09OCT?? No Class -- Yom Kippur  
3 16OCT?? Contracts: Interpretation and   Coordination Ch 5, 6 & 11
4 23OCT?? Contracts: Discharge by Performance and Other Means Ch 7 & 12
5 30OCT??

Contracts: Remedies for Breach  - General Review of Contracts

Ch 25 & 27
"01NOV??" Takehome Midterm
6 06NOV?? Review of Midterm - Agency, Partnership and Corporations Ch 16, 17 & 18
7 13NOV?? Introduction to TORTS: Civil Wrongs Ch 19
8 20NOV?? More on Torts - Intentional Torts and Negligence Ch 20
27NOV?? No Class -- University Holiday
9 04DEC??

Review and Overflow

10 11DEC?? In-class Final

Text: Contracts and the Legal Environment for Engineers & Architects, 6th Edition, Joseph T. Bockrath, McGraw Hill 2000, ISBN 0-07-039363-X