Foundation in Law
Intakes: 1 January, April & September
Study Mode: Full-time
Duration: 12 Months
Intakes: January, April & September
Study Mode: Full-time
Duration: 1 year
The Foundation in Law (FIL) is a comprehensive programme designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a degree in law or its related fields. This course gives students a solid grounding in core legal subjects such criminal law, contract law, tort law and the English Legal System, whilst developing skillsets to help them succeed in almost any career.
The programme aims to provide students with an enhanced level of academic literacy, skills and confidence to ensure a highly effective and smooth transitional process from secondary school into over 200 undergraduate programmes offered by BAC.
Upon successful completion of this course, students can choose from a wide range of undergraduate programmes in social sciences and humanities such as business, management, accounting, finance, economics, marketing, mass communications, public relations and many more.
This course aims to prepare students for the demands of undergraduate programmes by imbuing knowledge and understanding of the basic tenets of Law while encouraging the development of analytical and independent thinking skills.
The Foundation in Law emphasises practical experiences whilst enabling students to build on their existing skills through interactive and student-centric approaches to learning. Students will benefit from a holistic and hands-on methodology through discussions, exploration and evaluation of issues, in addition to developing presentation skills.
Intakes & Requirements
January, April & September
To enrol into this course, students are required to have a minimum of:
- 5 SPM Credits (including English) or equivalent
- Minimum 5 B’s (including a Pass in English) in UEC
Trial Examinations/Forecast results are accepted
Students will be exposed to a number of critical areas over 3 semesters and are assessed through a combination of written examinations and assignments.
- English 1
- Study Skills
- Introduction to Information Communication Technology
- Business Studies
- English 2
- Critical Thinking Skills
- Introduction to English Legal Systems
- Introduction to Criminal Law
- Practical Legal Skills
- Introduction to Contract Law
- Introduction to Tort Law
- Presentation Skills
Student Tuition Fees Structure:
*The fees above do not include living expenses and accommodation. The examinations fees stated applies to both local and international students. All fees listed may be subject to change. Payment can be made by Cash, Cheque, Credit Card or Instalments. Kindly enquire about the 0% Interest Payment Plans that are available