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Diploma in Law (Malta)

Detailed Information

  
Starting Date:4 October 2022
Time:17.30 - 20.30hrs
Lectures Days:Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Duration:18 months - Part-Time
Contact hours:330 of 1,500 of total learning hours
MQF/EQF Level5
Venue:Online
Compulsory Modules16
Delivery LanguageEnglish
Trainers:Various - Refer to each module
Price:€5,750*
Get 70% Refunded through the Get Qualified Scheme
€5,250* - 1 payment
Get 70% Refunded through the Get Qualified Scheme
Installments:Possible - Final payment to be received by the 14month.

Course Objective

The Diploma in Law (Malta) 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
  • Clearly comprehend instructions regarding what sort of research or work would be necessary for them to carry out;
  • Compile findings and conclusions in a clear and concise manner which can be easily comprehended by their superiors;
  • Explain with clarity and attention to detail findings and conclusions orally if so required, and express these in a professional and agreeable manner
  • Conduct independent research on law, jurisprudence, and other sources as required;
  • Understand the wording of Maltese (and foreign) legislation and be able to apply jurisprudential interpretation thereto;
  • Recognise issues which arise at law;
  • Advance knowledge further in an independent manner.

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

OR

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.

Accreditations
The Malta Further and Higher Education Authority (MFHEA) deems this Diploma to be at Level 5 in the Malta Qualifications Framework and the European Qualifications Framework for lifelong learning.
Get Your Money BackEmployers can get their money back through
€4,025 will be refunded through the Get Qualified SchemeEmployers applying for the IIS Scheme under the 2nd Call will be eligible to receive a subsidy of €25.85 per trainee per hour in the case of training costs

Detailed Time Table

All the programmes below are accredited by the Malta Further and Higher Education Authority as separate exit awards at Level 5 in the Malta Qualifications Framework and the European Qualifications Framework for lifelong learning, with the corresponding amount of ECTS shown next to them.

Module NameApproximate Delivery MQF/EQF LevelECTSContact HoursSelf-Study HoursAssessment HoursMode of Assessment
Award in The Maltese Legal SystemYear 1 Semester 15315555Self-Assessment Exam & Assignment
Award in Legal Research and InterpretationYear 1 Semester 25420755Assignment
Award in Constitutional LawYear 1 Semester 25420755Assignment
Award in Administrative LawYear 1 Semester 15210373Assignment
Award in European Union LawYear 1 Semester 25420755Assignment
Award in Criminal LawYear 1 Semester 15420755Assignment
Award in Principles of Commercial LawYear 1 Semester 25210373Multiple Choice Exam & Assignment
Award in Principles of Competition LawYear 1 Semester 25210373Multiple Choice Exam & Assignment
Award in Company Law FundamentalsYear 1 Semester 15420755Multiple Choice Exam & Assignment
Award in Information and Communication Technology LawYear 1 Semester 25420755Assignment
Award in Principles of Civil LawYear 2 Semester 15126022515Case-Study Written Exams & Assignments
Award in Overview of Tax LawYear 2 Semester 1 & 25315555Assignment
Award in Employment and Industrial Relations LawYear 2 Semester 25210373Oral & Essay
Award in Gaming LawYear 2 Semester 25315555Assignment
Award in Banking and Finance LawYear 2 Semester 25315555Assignment
Award in Civil ProcedureYear 2 Semester 25450500Oral

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