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Course Overview

This subject covers the essential aspects of the work involved in criminal procedure from the perspective of the prosecution and the defence. Students will also gain knowledge in the application of  the provisions of the Evidence Act applicable in criminal matters. 





The primary objective of this subject is to provide students with a working knowledge of criminal procedure as provided for in the Criminal Procedure Code 2010 and the Evidence Act (Cap 97) and of the administration of criminal justice generally so as to enable the student to assist a Deputy Public Prosecutor or a defence lawyer effectively in criminal matters.

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

●       Introduction to Criminal Procedure

●       Criminal Courts in Singapore

●       Search & Seizure

●       Charges

●       Bail

●       Statements

●       Pre-trial Procedures

●       Trial Procedures

●       Evidence Act

●       Criminal & Quasi Criminal Inquiries

●       Sentencing

●       Appeals & Criminal Revision



Modes of Assessment


Continuous assessment 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.

For more information on course fee / schedule, or to apply,

Course Contact

  • Mainline 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 109
    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.