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Course Overview

Introduces participants to the laws that govern and regulate companies in Singapore. The topics covered include the types of corporate and business entities allowed under Singapore law, the concept of incorporation, directors' duties, rights of members, meetings and resolutions, and liquidation and winding up.





This subject aims to provide participants with a basic understanding of the laws governing companies in Singapore, including the key legal concepts in this area of law and the basic roles, rights and responsibilities of directors and members of companies.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.


To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here

What You'll Learn

●       Types of Business Entities

●       Types of Companies; Formation

●       Incorporation; Lifting the Corporate Veil

●       Ownership

●       Shares and Capital

●       The Constitution

●       Objects and Powers; Agents; Ultra Vires Transactions

●       Directors

●       Meetings and Resolutions

●       Corporate Finance

●       Schemes of Arrangement, Receivership and Judicial Management

●       Liquidation and Winding Up



Modes of Assessment


Coursework: 30%

Examination: 70%





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result, which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Legal Executive Studies.

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

17 April 2023

9 November 2022 – 11 January 2023

7.00pm - 10.00pm


Once a week


Course Fees

Fees Type Course Fees
(w GST) 

Singapore Citizens

Aged 40 and above (Individual or SME-sponsored) S$111.71
Aged below 40 S$335.12
SME-sponsored aged below 40 S$126.32
Others & Repeat Students S$1,117.08
Non-Singapore Citizens
Singapore Permanent Residents S$344.09
SME-sponsored (Singapore Permanent Residents) S$131.69
Others & Repeat Students S$1,146.96

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Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.