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MLC771 - Law for Managers

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

M Bagaric

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Note:

Online teaching methods require regular internet access.

Content

The unit is designed to develop an understanding of the legal principles underlying business activity and its social control through law; to create an awareness of the legal implications of business transactions; to develop a capacity to identify legal problems encountered; and to obtain and evaluate professional advice. The emphasis is on the measures available to ensure contractual obligations are met and to minimise the risk of losses caused by avoidance of legal liability. Topics include: the Australian legal system; the laws of contract; agency; partnership; business torts; corporation law and industrial law.

Assessment

Written Assignment 3000 words 50%, Examination 2 hours 50%

Unit Fee Information

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