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MLC101 - Law for Commerce

Unit details

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Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Not available for Bachelor of Law students

Previously:Business Law
Unit chair:

Athula Pathinayake (Trimester 1), Jay Gul (Trimester 2), Christian Chamorro-Courtland (Trimester 3)

Incompatible with: MLL111
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


The unit provides the underlying concepts and purpose of commercial law. It covers the Australian legal system, the law relating to contract, business relationships and negligence.


Assessment 1 (Individual) – Essay (1500 words) – 20%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Short Questions based on Case Study (1200 words) - 20%

Examination (2 hours) – 60%

Hurdle requirement: Achieve at least 50% for the marks available on the examination.


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