MLL221 - Corporate Law
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Cohort rule:||(For Bachelor of Laws students only)|
Campus: 1 x 3 hour class per week
Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
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 1 (Individual) – Multiple Choice Test - 20%
Assessment 2 (Group - 5 students) – Research Paper (5000 words consisting of a 2500 word paper and a 2500 word portfolio of group planning and management evidence) - 30%
Examination (2 hours) - 50%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.