ABOUT THE COURSE
The Postgraduate Diploma in Law course is for the Law graduate looking to refresh and advance his knowledge of the Law and the Legal Industry. At the speed in which the industry is evolving, it is important that Legal Professionals constantly upgrade themselves with the most up to date information on the law.
In a current legal practice, effective client management and an advanced understanding of business requirements are usually the keys to success. The participant, who is most likely a legal professional, is taught vital skills that are required in today’s fast paced and modern practice.
The course also introduces the participants to the fundamentals of law where participants will be taught the application of certain legal principles in the Singapore context.
WHY STUDY THIS?
Singapore has a thriving legal industry and in order to sustain itself, it is paramount that legal professionals are not only updated on the law but are also legal industry savvy.
The course not only provides Legal Professionals with the relevant knowledge they need but also provides them with career enhancing skills that can be employed to source and retain clients, build a portfolio and understand legal technology.
|PDLOO1||Common Law Reasoning and Institutions|
|PDLOO2||Elements of the Law of Contract|
|PDLOO5||Singapore Legal System|
|PDLOO6||Communication and Client Skills|
|PDLOO9||Civil and Criminal Procedure|
|PDLO11||Introduction to Singapore Law of Evidence|
|PDLO12||Introduction to Singapore Family Law|
|PDLO13||Introduction to Singapore Law of Tort|
|PDLO14||Managing Business Systems|
|PDLO15||Intellectual Property in Singapore|
|PDLO16||Insolvency Law in Singapore|
|PDLO17||Accounting for Legal Professions|
|PDLO18||Self and Organisation|
|PDLO19||Company Secretarial Services|
|PDLO20||Career Strategy and Skills Portfolio|
|PDLO21||Management of Legal Firm and Court Technology|
Course is available on a full-time and part-time basis held over a period of 6 months.
Full-time classes will be held 5 times a week for a duration of 3 hours. Part-time classes will be held twice a week for a duration of 3 hours.
COURSE & ASSESSMENT
|30%||Class Attendance / Participation / Assignments|
*Subject to Changes
Quiz / Final Examination
Details of the quiz or final examination will be announced at or around the time of launch.
- Applicants for the programme should have attained a Bachelor degree in any discipline
INTAKE & DURATION
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To Be Announced.