Course Code: LA 4101
Available: Part- Time
Duration: 12 Weeks
Qualification: University Certificate of Study
Faculty: Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Course Type: Taught Professional/Flexible
Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.
The programmes examines all of the main topics within the Law of Evidence.
The programmes examines all of the main topics within the Law of Evidence. Along with such basic concepts as relevance and the court's discretion to exclude technically admissible evidence, the topics that will be covered include the burden of proof, the course of the trial, the competence and compellability of witnesses, the opinion rule, the rule against hearsay, cross-examination, the law governing the admissibility of confessions, corroboration, privilege, and the principles that regulate the admission of character evidence.
It will be suitable for anyone with an interest in the court process and fact finding.
Each candidate is considered on an individual basis whose academic qualifications,work experience, motivation and overall potential for the programme are evaluated.