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:
Describe the key concepts and comprehensive knowledge of laws in Hong Kong;
Explain how different laws can be associated with the needs of human in their everyday lives;
Evaluate the functions of laws in protecting the rights of human in the society;
Analyse the trends of legal regulation development in the future; and
Give recommendations to improve the existing laws according to the needs of the society
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.
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.
Recommended Admission Qualifications
Level 2 in 5 HKDSE subjects (including English and Chinese); or
Diploma Yi Jin, or
5 passes in HKCEE (including English and Chinese at level 2 or grade E) or equivalent plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Yi Jin Certificate plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Other acceptable equivalent qualifications (at QF level 3); or
Mature applicants aged 21 or above with a minimum of 3 years’ relevant working experience may also be considered.
Programme Structure and Fee
Tuition Fee (HKD)
Certificate in Laws
Comparative English & Hong Kong Legal System
Wills, Probate & Succession
Tenancy and Land Law
The course assessment is divided into two parts: Continuous Assessment and Examination. Students are required to have an overall pass in the overall assessment. The passing mark is 50.
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Modified Date: Jul 26, 2017