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Course Overview

Introduces participants to the litigation process from the commencement of a writ action to enforcement of judgment. It also covers the substantive legal principles underlying civil procedures and includes hands-on training in the drafting of court documents.





This course aims to give learners a working understanding of the entire civil litigation process and procedure from the start of legal proceedings to the enforcement of Judgments.


Application/Entry Requirement

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 Civil Procedure/ Overview of Civil Litigation Processes

●      Pre-Action Preparation

●      Commencing Civil Proceedings

●      Overview of the Pleading Process/Drafting the Statement of Claim

●      Service of Court Documents

●      Entry of Appearance & Judgement in Default of Appearance

●      Drafting the Defence

●      Interlocutory Applications and Costs Orders for Interlocutory Applications

●      Further and Better Particulars/Striking Out

●      Summary Judgement

●      Amendments

●      Summons for Directions & Pre-Trial Conferences

●      Discovery and Inspection of Documents

●      Affidavit of Evidence-in-Chief and Preparation for Trial

●      Costs

●      Introduction to Enforcement of Judgements



Modes of Assessment


Coursework 100%.





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.