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Course Overview

Covers principles in managing a law office including the office environment, human resources, work flow, office automation, records and document management, logistical support, electronic filing and litigation support systems.

 

 

Objectives

 

To equip students with some basic skills and knowledge necessary for them to perform the role of an office manager or administrator in a law firm or legal department of a business organisation.

 

To expose students to the various software and IT solutions commonly used by law firms as well as to equip them with the basic knowledge on the use of such software.

 

To enhance their profiency in the use of information technology (IT) based systems established by the Courts.

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

 

●      Overview of the Legal Profession

●      The Office Environment

●      Workflow Management Systems

●      Recruitment & Hiring Practices

●      Staff Training and Performance Systems

●      Contracts and Employment Law

●      Marketing a Law Firm

●      Legal Ethics

●      Organisational Politics

●      Technology in the Law Office

●      Practice Management Software like Clio

●      Adobe Acrobat

●      Evidence Organiser and Workshare

●      E Litigation & EFS

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

Coursework 100%.

 

 

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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