Return to previous page

Unit details

MLL221 - Corporate Law

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:(For Bachelor of Laws students only)
Unit chair:

L de Koker

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: MLC203
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour class per week

Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

The unit provides an overview of the law in Australia governing the various forms in which businesses are conducted and aims to familiarise students with the concept of corporate legal personality. Topics include: choosing between business organisations; corporate personality; promoters and pre-registration contracts; registration of corporations; the corporate constitution; shares and dividends; corporate fundraising; appointment and removal of directors; directors' duties; and external administration.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual) - Test (multiple choice) - 20%

Assessment 2 (group of 5 students) - Group research paper (1500 words) - 30%

Examination: 2 hours - 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1283$1283$3049$3151

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

Return to previous page


Back to top