REGULATIONS FOR CERTIFICATE IV IN CUSTOMARY ADJUDICATION (2018)
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
a) have advanced reading and writing skills and at least three years of secondary education
b) a sound knowledge of the Samoan language, traditions and practices
c) preferably passed School Certificate or equivalent or higher qualification
d) at least 20 years of age as at 1 February in the year of admission and have had at least three years full-time work experience. (Reference from former or current employer will be required).
2. MODE OF STUDY
Full time or Part time.
Not less than two semesters.
4. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
Unless credit is granted under the Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit & Recognition of Current Competency, this programme consists of six courses: TCA101, TCA102, TCA103, TCA104, TCA105 and TCA106. All six courses in the programme are compulsory.
5. PROGRAMME LOAD
Three courses per semester. However, students may choose to take less than three courses per semester.
6. PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
To be awarded the Certificate in Customary Adjudication, a student must pass all six courses stated in 4 above.
7. These Regulations are effective from 1 January 2018.