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Course Overview

Introduces participants to the concept of law and to the legal system in Singapore. Participants will learn about the structure of the government and the respective roles of the Executive, the Legislature and the Judiciary in Singapore. Participants will also be introduced to case reading, legal research and statutory interpretation.

 

 

Objectives

 

This subject aims to provide participants with a basic understanding of the legal system and the structure of government in Singapore, and to introduce them to some basic research and statutory reading skills.

 

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

●      Law and Morality

●      Sources of Law

●      The Structure of our Courts

●      The Composition of Parliament

●      Parliament and the Making of Law

●      The President and the Executive

●      Case Reading and Legal Research

●      Statutory Interpretation

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

Coursework: 30%

Examination: 70%

 

 

Certification

 

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

18 October 2021

03 May - 05 July 2021

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
Once a week

APPLY

Steps to follow in your application:

 

Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UBL – Modular - Legal Executive Studies and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5 - Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above S$109.14
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$166.92
Singapore Permanent Residents S$1097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1097.82

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With effect from 1 Jul 2020, the Workforce Training Scheme (WTS) will be replaced by Work Support Scheme (WSS), for more information, please visit:
https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html

Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

    Due to Safe Management Measures, our office is currently closed.

    Please call or email us your enquiry.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding.

  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    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.

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