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MLM703 - Chinese Commercial Law

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Cloud (Online), Study Tour

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (Online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:KH Wang
Incompatible with: MLL703
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Study tour: Students will be required to attend a supervised study tour


This unit aims to enable postgraduate students to develop an understanding of the Chinese legal system and its relationship to Chinese history and culture, as well as to develop an awareness of Chinese commercial law in the context of conducting business with China, in particular, trading with and investing in China. The unit covers China's legal history and current legal system; signing foreign related contracts in China; law of joint ventures and 100% foreign-owned enterprises; foreign trade law; protection of foreign intellectual property; banking and foreign exchange controls related to FIE's; labour and employment issues in foreign investment enterprises and dispute resolution.


Written Assignment 4000 words 50%, Examination 2 hours 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* 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.

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