MLM706 - Corporate Governance


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

For students enrolled in M729: MLJ715

All other students: Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

3 x 3 hour online or synchronous seminars

In-person attendance requirements

In-person attendance requirements:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive: This unit will be taught in intensive mode in Trimester 1 on 4 days between 9.30 am and 5.30pm on the following days: to be confirmed.

Monday 20 March 2023 (9:30am to 5:30pm)

Monday 3 April 2023 (9:30am to 5:30pm)

Monday 8 May 2023 (9:30am to 5:30pm)

Monday 22 May 2023 (9:30am to 5:30pm)


The eSeminars, during which the research topics will be covered, will be held as follows:

Friday 24 March 2023 (10:00am to 1:00pm)

Friday 21 April 2023 (10:00am to 1:00pm)

Friday 19 May 2023 (10:00am to 1:00pm)


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, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, the EU, the G20/OECD principles of corporate governance, Germany, Japan, China and Indonesia. Part Four deals with business ethics and future directions regarding corporate governance.

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