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Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law Preparation Courses (University of London)

Course Code
SC494A
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Duration
1 year to 5 years
Language
English
Course Fee
Please refer to fees for individual Preparation Courses for LLB

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Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law
 

HKU SPACE is a University of London Recognised Teaching Centre in Hong Kong offering preparation courses for its LLB and the Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law programmes. 

The University of London Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law programme is designed for students who wish to gain knowledge in aspects relevant to English commercial law and practice, but do not wish to register for the full LLB degree.  The Graduate Diploma is a qualification in its own right and one of the University of London undergraduate programmes in law.  Academic direction for these programme is provided by six University of London Colleges with Law Schools or Departments, collectively known as the Laws Consortium.  The six Colleges are: Birkbeck, King’s College London, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Queen Mary, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), and University College London (UCL).   For more information on the University of London visit: https://london.ac.uk/   

HKU SPACE offers individual Preparation Courses for the University of London Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law students intending to take examinations in the following modules: 

Two compulsory modules:

Optional module:

Contract law

Company law

Commercial law

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) *
* Note:
HKU SPACE Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law Preparation Courses Package, which covered ADR module will NOT be offered in 2021/2022, as the University of London will NOT offer the ADR module in the academic year.  However, students may still enrol an individual Preparation Courses for the University of London LLB exams.

 

UNIVERSITY OF LONDON PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

For information about the Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law visit: https://london.ac.uk/courses/commercial-law

 

UNIVERSITY OF LONDON REGISTRATIONS

How to apply

 Students who wish to take the Graduate Diploma in Law examinations must register as overseas students with University of London by 1 October 2021 and then register for the specific examinations in good time.  New registration for all University of London are processed in Hong Kong by HKU SPACE. Separate registration and examination entry fees are payable to University of London and to the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA)

A full explanation of entry requirements is provided in the current University of London: Undergraduate programmes in Law Prospectus, which is available on request from HKU SPACE Admiralty Learning Centre, Room 313, 3rd Floor, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong.

 

University of London (Admissions Office)  

Enquiries             : 3761 1122
Email address   : londonu@hkuspace.hku.hk
Website                : https://hkuspace.hku.hk/londonu
 

Registration period

1 – 5 years
 
 

Entry requirement

  • Hold an acceptable Bachelor’s or Associate degree/ Master’s degree/UK qualification Level 5 or Level 6 award
  • Meet the English language requirements
University of London reserves the right to request application provide evidence acceptable to it of oral and written competence in English before making an offer of registration
 
 

Two examination periods in each academic year

May/June exam  : maximum 4 modules
October exam     : maximum 2 modules
 
A full explanation of the conduct of examinations is available in the Programme Regulations which will be sent to you when you are given an offer of registration.

 

FEES

Payable to University of London

Students will pay a non-refundable application fee upon applying for the Graduate Diploma programme.  Once accepted, an initial registration fee, module fees and examination fees are payable to the University.  Please visit the University of London website for more details: https://london.ac.uk/courses/commercial-law#fees

 

Enroling HKU SPACE Preparation Courses

HKU SPACE have been providing Preparation Courses designed for students taking University of London law exams for more than five decades.  Preparation Courses are open to the Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law students and are offered on a "first-come-first-served" basis.  The tuition package is made up of main and revision lectures.  There are also exam skills seminars, voluntary take-home assignments and mock exams for selected modules.  Lectures are taught mostly by leading academics and teachers from major UK law schools largely on a block basis. Attendance on the preparation courses greatly improve the chances of success in the exams.  However, Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law Preparation Courses Package, which covered Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) will NOT be offered in 2021/2022, as the University of London will NOT offer the ADR module in the academic year.  However, students may still enrol an individual Preparation courses for the University of LLB exams.   

Fees for LLB Preparation Courses (Programme Code: SC367A). Please click here for more details.

Module Course fees for LLB individual prep courses
Contract Law HK$8,600/HK$9,600
Commercial Law HK$8,100
Company Law HK$8,100

Visas

Please note that the Preparation Courses are intended for those having the right to live and study in Hong Kong and it is the responsibility of applicants to determine their eligibility to study.  Please refer to “Notes to Non-local Applicants” on the HKU SPACE application for enrolment form.

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance

This is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.

University of London Registration:

  • Hold an acceptable Bachelor’s or Associate degree/ Master’s degree/UK qualification Level 5 or Level 6 award
  • Meet the English language requirements 

The University of London reserves the right to request applicants to provide evidence acceptable to it of oral and written competence in English before making an offer of registration.  See https://london.ac.uk/courses/commercial-law#entry-requirements

 

Course Fee
  • Please refer to fees for individual Preparation Courses for LLB
Enrolment Method

HKU SPACE Individual Preparation Courses for LLB

Please click here for more details.

University of London Registration (in sterling)

The following University of London brochures are available from University of London (Admissions Office), Room 313, 3/F, Admiralty Centre:

  • University of London: Undergraduate programmes in Law prospectus with application form for registration with the University of London (https://hkuspace.hku.hk/londonu)
Payment Method

HKU SPACE MasterCard

Holders of HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment for courses with a tuition fee of HK$2,000 to $40,000. The cardholder must also be the course applicant himself/herself.  For enquiries, please contact our staff at any of the enrolment centres.

Notes
For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or Mastercard if the course is to start shortly.  Fees paid are not refundable or transferable.  

  1. Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  2. For additional copies of receipts, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a completed form and a crossed cheque for $30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE". Such copies will normally only be issued at the end of a course.