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Course Overview

If you are a police officer or a private security professional, you play an essential role in maintaining law and order, and providing security and peace of mind to members of the public.

If you are in the police force or if you have an interest in criminal law in Singapore, this course will provide you with an all-round and interesting knowledge of offences under the Penal Code. You will also learn about drug offences, white collar crimes and immigration laws.  You will not only be studying the laws but will be examining real-life cases. 

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.

Who Should Attend

Newly appointed Senior Officers in the auxiliary police force

What You'll Learn

  • General Introduction to Criminal Law in Singapore
  • Culpable Homicide and Murder
  • Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person
  • Sexual Offences
  • Property Offences
  • General Exceptions
  • Misuse of Drugs Act
  • Police Force Act
  • Prevention of Corruption Act
  • Immigration Act
  • Public Order Act
  • Inchoate Offences and Participation


Modes of Assessment


Continuous assessment 30%

Examination 70%





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded the 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,

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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 109

    21 Tampines Avenue 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.