CB008 Certificate in Laws

Programme Information
Programme Structure and Fee
Admission Information
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Mode of Study:  Part-time
Duration: 99 hours (around 9 months)
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese supplemented with English terminology as appropriate
(Course material and assessment are in English).

Legal knowledge is indispensable for everyone in our daily life. A good sense in law can greatly promote the quality of decisions made for business or personal issues. This programme meets the needs of people who want to grasp comprehensive, essential legal knowledge in a relatively short period of time.


Upon completion of the programme, students should be able to:

  • To provide participants with key concepts and comprehensive knowledge of laws that are closely related to everyday life in Hong Kong; and

  • To serve as a foundation for those who want to further pursue legal knowledge by taking programmes of higher levels.

 Who Should Attend

  • Those who would like to learn essential legal knowledge for work or interest;

  • Those who would like to have a foundation for taking a law degree. 

 Programme Features

  • A foundation programme to provide comprehensive legal knowledge;

  • Many practical cases integrated with legal concepts to enrich student learning interest and experience;

  • Taught by experienced lawyers;

  • Suitable for those with little or no prior knowledge in law.




Maintained by: Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education ( lipace@ouhk.edu.hk )
Modified Date: Aug 02, 2016