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(2.) Undergraduates of other Law Schools may, on producing satisfactory certificates of standing, be admitted to similar standing in this Law School if, on examination, they are found qualified to enter the classes proper to their years. But if their previous courses of study have not corresponded to the course on which they enter in this University, they may be required to take extra classes.
(3.) Graduates in Arts who have taken the classes of Constitutional History, Constitutional Law and Contracts as parts of their Arts Course, shall be allowed to graduate in two years from the date of their entering upon the Law Course, provided they take in those years all the other classes specified.
§ XXVI.—MATRICULATION EXAMINATION.-(1.) Candidates for entrance into the First Year of the Course shall be examined in the following subjects, except in cases in which certain Examinations mentioned below shall have been already passed :
CLASSICS. --Xenophon-Anabasis, Books one and two. Cicero The 1st and 4th Orations against Catiline. Virgil—Æneid, Books one and two. Translation from English into Latin Latin Grammar.
MATHEMATICS. -Arithmetic ; Geometry-Books, ono, two and three of Euclid.
ENGLISH.--A paper on English Grammar, Composition.
HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY.—English History ; Geography, North America and Europe.
ELEMENTS or BOOK-KEEPING.
(2.) Persons desirous of appearing as candidates at this examination must give notice to the Dean of the Faculty on or before August 24th, 1887; and they shall be required to pay a fee of $5.00 on the morning of the Examination.—The Examination will be held next Session on Tuesday, September 6th, at 10 o'clock, A. M.
(3.) Graduates and Undergraduates in Arts of any recog. nized College or University, and articled clerks or law students who have passed the preliminary law examinations in any of the Provinces of the Dominion of Canada, or in Newfoundland, shall be admitted to the standing of Undergraduates of the First Year in the Faculty of Law, without passing any examination.
S XXVII.-COURSE OF STUDY FOR DEGREE OF LL.B.
1. Real Property.
3. Contracts. 2. Crimes.
3. Sales and Commercial
Agency. 4. Constitutional Law.
1. Conflict of Laws.
4. Statutes affecting Real 2. International Law.
Estate and Conveyancing. 3. Insurance.
5. Partnership, Agency, Com
Undergraduates are required to attend with regnlarity the classes of their respective years.
The extent of absence from prescribed classes which shall disqualify for the keeping of a Session shall be determined by the Faculty.
The Faculty urgently recommend that students devote their whole time during Sessions to the work of the School, experience having proved that students who undertake office work in addition to the work of their classes, receive very little advantage from the lectures. The Course having been very considerably enlarged, the Faculty apprehend that students who are doing regular office work during Session, will find it quite impossible to pass the required examinations.
$ XXVIII. SESSIONAL EXAMINATIONS. — (1) The
. Sessional Examinations will begin next Session on February 20th, 1888.
(2.) Students are forbidden to bring any book or manuscript into the Examination Hall, except by direction of the Examiner, or to give or receive assistance, or to hold any communication with one another at the Examinations. If a student violates this rule, he shall be excluded from the Sessional Examinations of the Session, and such other penalty shall be imposed as the Faculty may determine.
(3.) If an Undergraduate fail to pass in any subject or subjects of the Sessional Examinations, he shall be allowed a Supplementary Examination in such subject or subjects at the beginning of any subsequent Session.
(4.) Undergraduates who wish to present themselves at a Supplementary Examination, must give notice to the Dean of the Faculty on or before the first Tuesday in October.
(5.) The Supplementary Examination for the present year will begin September 6th, at 10 o'clock, A.M. Fee $5.00 payable on the morning of the Examination.
§ XXIX.—MOOT COURTS.—Moot courts will be held every fortnight, and will be presided over by some member of the Faculty. Every candidate for a degree shall be required to take part in arguments at the Moot Court. The senior counsel on either side shall be required to file briefs with the Dean before noon of the day preceding that on which the case is argued. A record will be kept of the values assigned to the arguments made, and these values will be considered by the Faculty in recommending a candidate for his degree.
In addition to the Moot Courts under the supervision of the Faculty, a voluntary Moot Court has been organized by students of the First Year, presided over by young barristers or by students of the Third Year.
$ XXX.--MOCK PARLIAMENT.—The students have organized a Mock Parliament for the discussion of legal and constitutional questions. This Parliament is largely attended, and is found to be of great utility.
$ XXXI. ACADEMIC COSTUME.-Bachelors of Laws shall be entitled to wear gowns and hoods. The gowns shall be similar to those worn by Barristers-at-law. The hoods shall be of black silk stuff with a lining of white silk bordered with gold-coloured silk.
& XXXII.-PRIZES.-The Boak Prize: A prize of the value of $15.00 is offered by H. W. C. Boak, Esq., LL.B., to that student of the Second Year who, on the last day of the Sessional Examinations, hands to the Dean the best Note Book of Lectures on the Conflict of Laws.
§ XXXIII.—THE LIBRARY.—The Library has a good set of English and Canadian Reports, and will be found to contain almost all the books which an undergraduate will have occasion to consult.
In addition to some valuable gifts of books by Sir Adams Archibald, M. B. Daly, Esq., Hon. A. G. Blair, Q. C., Henry Pryor, D. C. L., and others, the following gifts in money have been made to the Law Library :
Robert Sedgewick. .$600 00 C. S. Harrington $150 00 R. C. Weldon.
500 00 Hon, S. L. Shannon. 125 00 B. Russell...
400 00 J. G. MacGregor.. 100 00 J. Y. Payzant. 400 00 J. J. Stewart.
100 00 W. Graham. 400 00 Hon. R. Boak.
100 00 James Thomson.. 275 00 W. J. Stairs.
100 00 Sir William Young 200 00 R. I. Hart.
100 00 Hon. J. S. D. Thompson. 200 00
Doull & Boak
100 00 H. McD. Henry......
200 00 Hon. J. N. Ritchie.. 100 00 and subscriptions less than $100 each, formerly acknowledged, amounting to $780.
The Law School is further indebted to the late Sir William Young for a large gift appropriated to the printing, publishing and distribution of 2000 copies of the Inaugural Addresses delivered at the opening of the School.
During the year a valuable set of the Annual Acts of P. E. Island has been given by D. A. McKinnon, Esq., of Charlottetown.
& XXXIV.-FEES.-The following are the fees payable by Students of the Faculty of Law. They are in all cases payable in advance.
Seats in the Lecture Room will not be assigned to Students until they have paid their Class Fees to the Dean.
Students are required to sign the University Register and pay their Class Fees on Wednedsay, September 7th, at 10 A.M., in the office of the Law School.
Registration Fee, payable by all Students...
$ 2 00 Fee for each class attended, per Session, payable by general students
10 00 Fee for the classes of the First Year, payable by undergraduates 30 00 Fee for the classes of the Second Year, payable by undergraduates 30 00 Fee for the classes of the Third Year, payable by undergraduates 30 00 Fee for LL. B. diploma, which is payable before the final examination, and will be returned in case of failure ...
10 00 Fee for the Matriculation Examination...
5 00 Fee for the Second Year Matriculation Examination
10 00 Fee for the Supplementary Examination.
5 00 Students of any year are permitted to attend lectures in the subjects of an earlier year without extra charge.
THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY. The General Library consists of about 2000 volumes, selected to meet the wants especially of students of the Faculty of Arts. It has no endowment funds, and its revenue is derived from the Registration Fees of Students of the Faculty of Arts, from fees for Supplementary and Special Examinations, and from fines.
It contains the MACKENZIE COLLECTION of works on Mathematical and Physical Science, which was presented to the College by the relatives of the late Professor J. J. Mackenzie.
The following are the regulations with regard to the issue of books :
(1.) All students, graduates, and members of the Alumni Association shall be entitled to the use of the Library.
(2.) Such persons shall, on making a deposit of two dollars, have the further privilege of borrowing books from the Library; the deposit may at any time be withdrawn, provided the books have been returned in proper condition.
(3.) All books must be returned to the Library on or before the day appointed for that purpose in the University Almanac. Students who fail to comply with this rule shall forfeit half the amount of their deposit.
(4.) No student shall have his Attendance and Examination certificates signed unless he has returned the books he may have obtained from the Library.
(5.) Books damaged or lost shall be paid for by the borrower at such rates as the Librarian may direct.
(6.) The Library shall be open daily from 3 to 5 p. m.
During the past year, 321 volumes, exclusive of pamphlets, calendars, etc., have been added to the Library. The following have been presented : Encyclopædia Britannica, vols. xix., xx., xxi....
by R. Sedgewick, Esq., B.A., Q.C. Sayce's Herodotus, Books i.-iii..... by A. M. Morrison, Esq. Die Gartenlaube (1864)
... by Professor Leichti.
+ The Legislative Library and the Citizens' Free Library being open to the public on the fulfilment of certain conditions, may also be used by Students.