SMU School of Law's Auditing Programme - AY2014/2015 Summer Term 3B


CLE is pleased to invite members of the legal fraternity in Singapore and other interested parties to apply to audit selected courses offered by the SMU School of Law.

Persons auditing the course are welcome to attend and observe courses taught by our instructors (Note: the courses are conducted together with the LL.B. and J.D. students). They are exempted from course requirements (such as project assignments, final exams etc) and are expected to abide by the guidelines of the respective course instructors on class participation. Persons auditing the course should be highly proficient in English. 

Persons auditing the course will, for purposes of the course, be granted physical access to the SMU Li Ka Shing Library to refer to the books within the library and may borrow books from the Course Reserves section for 2 hours for use only within the library.

However persons auditing the course will not have borrowing privileges at the SMU Li Ka Shing Library. They also will not have access to the Library’s electronic databases (ebooks / ejournals / edatabases) and restricted copyrighted materials. In addition, there is no access to SMU sports facilities.

Persons auditing the course, and who are from overseas, are not entitled to apply for Student Visa. They will be required to apply for their own Visa / Pass by referring to the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) website - http://www.ica.gov.sg/.

Courses in the Academic Year 2014/2015 Summer Term 3B will commence on the week of 15 June and classes are scheduled over 5 weeks, held three times each week. The number of places available for each course is limited. Registration will be subject to availability of places and the consent of the instructor in question, which is given on a case-by-case basis. A written confirmation will be sent to successful applicants approximately 1 week before the start of the course. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the course, provided the person auditing the course has attended at least 75% of the relevant classes.

The fee for auditing each course is listed as follows. The fee is non-refundable and this applies even if the persons auditing the course did not attend any or all of the classes:

  • S$1500 for 1.0cu course
     

To apply, please email the completed application form together with your NRIC / FIN card and a recent photo (in colour) to Ms Sascha Ng at email: cle@smu.edu.sgKindly mail the crossed cheque, made payable to “Singapore Management University”, to the following address:

Continuing Legal Education
School of Law
Singapore Management University
60 Stamford Road
Singapore 178900


Application to audit courses in the Academic Year 2014/2015 Summer Term 3B will close on Tuesday, 2nd June 2015. 

The SMU School of Law reserves the right of cancellation. Full refund will be given to an applicant if the application is unsuccessful or his or her course is cancelled. We regret that no refund will be given in any other circumstances.

For further enquiries, please contact Ms Sascha Ng at email: cle@smu.edu.sg or tel: 6828 1913.

 

Note: SMU School of Law's Auditing Programme is accredited as a CPD (Continuing Professional Development) activity by the SILE (Singapore Institute of Legal Education) and participants who meet SILE's CPD requirements may claim Public CPD points. To claim Public CPD points, participants must attend a minimum of 75% of the classes for the courses and may not be absent from each class for more than 15 minutes ('Attendance Policy'). Public CPD points obtained are based on the actual number of classes attended. For more information, please visit www.sileCPDcentre.org.

Last updated on 13 May 2015.

 

 

 

 



Public CPD Points: 

36 points (based on 100% attendance)

Note: Participants may obtain the Public CPD points only if there is a minimum attendance rate of 75% and may not be absent from each class for more than 15 minutes ('Attendance Policy'). Public CPD points obtained are based on the actual number of classes attended.


Example 1: No Public CPD points will be obtainable based on 60% attendance rate

Example 2: 27 Public CPD points will be obtainable based on 75% attendance rate

Example 3: 36 Public CPD points will be obtainable based on 100% attendance rate

 


Practice Area: Others
 


Training Category: Foundation