We are pleased to invite members of the legal fraternity in Singapore and other interested parties to apply to audit courses offered by the SMU School of Law.
Successful applicants are welcome to attend courses taught by our instructors (Note: the courses are conducted together with the undergraduate and in some cases, with the postgraduate (J.D.) students). They are exempted from course requirements (such as project assignments and final exams) and are expected to abide by the guidelines of the respective course instructors on class participation.
Successful applicants will not have borrowing privileges and access to the SMU Li Ka Shing's library electronic resources and 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.
Courses in the Academic Year 2017/2018 Term 1 will commence on the week of 21 August 2017 and classes are expected to be completed by end November 2017 (unless otherwise stated). 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 two weeks 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.
For the list of LL.B. courses available for audit and the class schedules, please click HERE.
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$750 for 0.5cu course
- S$1500 for 1.0cu course
- S$2250 for 1.5cu course
To apply, please register online (a copy of your NRIC / FIN card and a recent coloured photo are required). For successful applicants, please mail a crossed cheque, made payable to “Singapore Management University”, to the following address:
Attn: Continuing Legal Education (Auditing Programme)
School of Law
Singapore Management University
55 Armenian Street
Application to audit LL.B. courses in Academic Year 2017/2018 Term 1 will close on Monday, 7 August 2017.
SMU School of Law reserves the right of cancellation. Full refund will be given to an applicant if the application is unsuccessful or if the course is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.
Note: SMU School of Law's LL.B. Auditing Programme is an accredited CPD activity under the SILE’s CPD Scheme. Participants who wish to claim CPD Points are reminded that they must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. This includes signing in on arrival and signing out at the conclusion of the activity in the manner required by the organiser, and not being absent from each day of the activity for more than 15 minutes. Participants who do not comply with the Attendance Policy will not be able to obtain CPD Points for attending the activity. Please refer to www.sileCPDcentre.sg for more information.
Last updated on 21 Nov 2017 .