Pre-Law Certificate Programme

Students are made aware of career opportunities within the field of law and will gain specific knowledge of law school admission requirements while developing critical thinking skills & argumentative analysis skills and will look into the “reality” of being a lawyer.

Course Objectives:
The course attracts students of many different kinds. Some are looking toward a legal career, but the law affects everyone and many students take the course just out of interest. This course provides an opportunity for students interested in attending law school with the environment in which they could develop their intellectual and personal preparation for law school.

Course Content:

Unit 1:            Law I – Public Law
Unit 5:           Law II – Private Law
Unit 2:           Communication Studies I
Unit 6:           Communication Studies II
Unit 3:           Introduction to Legal Methods & Research
Unit 7:           Caribbean Studies
Unit 4:           Introduction to Sociology I
Unit 8:           Introduction to Sociology II

Registration and Payment of Tuition
Early Registration deadline: Friday, June 28th, 2019
Regular Registration Deadline: Friday, August 16th, 2019
Students are being asked to bring 1 passport size photo to complete the registration process.

Registration and Payment of Tuition

Registration Deadline:  Friday, August 9th, 2019

Class start date:   

Kingston: September 21st, 2019

Montego Bay: September 2019 OR January 2019

Course Fees:  
$135,000.00 (Kingston)
$140,000.00 (Montego-Bay)

PLEASE NOTE: (Cost includes non-refundable administrative fee of JM$5,000)
Fees are non-refundable after the first day of class. There will be a full refund of Tuition Fees Only paid for classes that are canceled.