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MLM706 - Corporate Governance

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

J Du Plessis

Incompatible with: MLL706
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week 

Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin


This unit consists of four distinctive parts. In Part One students are introduced to basic concepts, board structures and types of company officers. In Part Two the focus is on corporate governance in Australia. Part Three deals with corporate governance in international and global context with the emphasis on the US, the UK Canada, Germany, Japan and China as well as the OECD principles of corporate governance. Part Four deals with business ethics and future directions regarding corporate governance.


Assignment 1 - Written Research Paper (1,500 words) - 25%

Assignment 2 - Written Research Paper (1,500 words) - 25%

Assignment 3 - Written Research Paper (3,000 words) - 50%

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