The Diploma in Law is an intensive diploma that can be achieved over 18 months, This is a part-time evening course which allows participants to follow this course whilst still working. This course is designed for those who require or are interested in acquiring a knowledge on the discipline of law whether to enter into a legal career, enhance their legal career or even want a good understanding of law for their own career or self-knowledge.
The course is over 16 modules and each module may also be taken up separately allowing participants to either do the full programme or focus on one or more areas of law.
Throughout this diploma participants will become progressively immersed into the world of the Maltese legal system. Participants will develop the main pillars of legal knowledge and will have guidance from our experienced academic team.
Who should attend?
Persons wishing to gain a thorough and practical knowledge of the most salient fields of Maltese law, both on the basis of principles of law and substantive law, on a part-time basis.
Successful students may seek a career in:
- Legal Assistants/Paralegals
- Court Assistants
- Regulatory Advisers in various Institutions
- Legal Executives
- Compliance roles
Mode Of Assessment
Different assessment methods used in different modules
2 Advanced level subjects at Grade C or better, and 3 Intermediate level subjects at Grade C or better. 1 of any of these subjects must be Maltese or English
3 Advanced level subjects at Grade C or better OR Mature/Adult Learning Student (must be 23 when course starts) subject to an interview by the Head of the Academy.