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Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
More Students Admitted to PCLL than any other English Law Programme
Save Time + Money with Exemptions from PCLL Conversion Exams
Not Available on Other English law courses
Multiple Pathways to Legal Practice in England + Around the World
400+ Applicants: Apply Early to Maximise Your Chances of Admission

Start 26 SEP 2022 (MON)
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$48,800 course fee & £673 reg. fee (2022/23, Year 1)

Thinking about advancing or changing your career? The Certificate in Legal Studies is a powerful and proven way to get ahead.

The Certificate in Legal Studies is one of Hong Kong's most popular and best-recognized part-time law programs with more than 15,000 graduates of this course. Join us now to benefit from pathways to PCLL, high exam pass rates, a flexible exam schedule, and a convenient course structure ideal for students with busy jobs.

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Start 18 JUN 2022 (SAT)
Duration 9-13 months
Fee Professional Stream: HK$37,500 per year
General Stream: HK$25,100 per year

Upon completion of the programme, students should be able to:

- identify key legal issues affecting banking and commercial practices in Hong Kong;
- gain an updated knowledge on commercial law in Hong Kong and Mainland China; and
- design and implement legal risk management plans to combat commercial crimes and money laundering activities

Start To be advised
Duration 6 months to 8 months
Fee HK$13,300 for the whole programme (2 modules); HK$6,800 per module. (subject to CEF approval)
Note: The “Commercial Crimes and Money Laundering Law” module is not a CEF Reimbursement course.
Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
This part-time LLM is ideal for those with busy work schedules. Offered by Manchester Metropolitan University in partnership with HKU SPACE, the LLM in Legal Practice is a cost-effective degree programme with CPD point recognition.
Start 28 JUN 2022 (TUE)
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$56,700 course fee & £966 registration fee
Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law
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Duration 1 year to 5 years
Fee Please refer to fees for individual Preparation Courses for LLB
The Programme aims to equip students with essential accounting knowledge, educate students on laws, regulations governing business operations & commercial transactions.
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Duration 1 year to 3 years
The Advanced Diploma for Legal Executives (Graduate Level) (AdvDip for LE) is the only law programme that gives credit for work experience, allowing candidates to fast track to becoming a lawyer via the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL) programme without any need to study a law degree or similar qualification simply by also accumulating 3 years of law-related employment.

Start 16 JUN 2022 (THU)
Duration 2 years to 5 years
Fee From $9,800 per module

HKU SPACE will offer the Revision Courses independently for candidates intending to sit the University of London LL.B./Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law examinations in May/June or October 2022.  The emphasis of Revision is on examination technique, common examination topics, past examination questions, issues raised in chief examiners’ reports as well as recent legal developments.  Courses will be delivered in short, one-week blocks by experienced teachers of good academic standing from the United Kingdom.
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Duration 1 week to 2 weeks
Fee HK$2,900
Start your studies on HKU SPACE's popular Certificate and Diploma in Legal Studies (Professional Stream) to continue via the Advanced Diploma in Legal Studies to qualify as a  Legal Executive and enjoy an exclusive fast track towards the PCLL.
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Duration 6 months
政府推行校本管理,讓主要持份者參與校政決策,而校董會角色是帶領學校持續發展和改進。課程旨在協助校董或領導掌握管理的要訣,以達至事半功倍之效,從而滿足教育局的校董培訓指標。內容包括了解校本管理、法律財務、危機處理、STEM教育、價值教育與人事管理等,務求讓學員掌握教育發展的新趨勢。課程適合校董、準校董、教師、教育管理者、家長,以及關心教育等人士修讀。學員修畢課程,可獲頒發HKU SPACE「修讀証明書」,亦可申請香港校董學會「校董專業發展培訓課程」證書。
開課日期 2022年10月22日 (星期六)
修業期 6日
課程費用 HK$2500

Introduction to Space Law and Policy- "Hitchhiker’s Guide to Space Law"
Why study this online course? 

Humanity is hurtling toward Space 4.0, with the amplified presence of commercial non-state actors, such as SpaceX, Blue Origin, and Virgin Galactic / Virgin Orbit part of the so-called “Billionaire Space race”. Aside from the commercialization of space, there are increasing tensions in space between international players. This online course will explore international space law and policy and also the possible directions humanity could take in our engagement with ‘the final frontier’.
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Duration 24 hours
Fee Course Fee : HK$4,320
HKU SPACE has been offering preparatory courses for the Hong Kong Conversion Examination for PCLL Admission since 2007.  The Online Preparatory Courses now being offered aim at preparing candidates for taking “Top-up Subjects” – Hong Kong Legal System and Hong Kong Constitutional Law in the Examinations.  
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Duration 8 weeks
Fee HK$2,200 (Hong Kong Legal System)
HK$2,800 (Hong Kong Constitutional Law)