MLM706 - Corporate Governance


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (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:

Intensive Day 1 (9:30am to 5:30pm): Tuesday 12 April 2022

Intensive Day 2 (9:30am to 5:30pm): Tuesday 26 April 2022

Intensive Day 3 (9:30am to 5:30pm): Friday 29 April 2022

Intensive Day 4 (9:30am to 5:30pm): Tuesday 17 May 2022


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

eSeminar 1 (10:00am to 1:00pm): Wednesday 13 April 2022 

eSeminar 2 (10:00am to 1:00pm): Wednesday 27 April 2022 

eSeminar 3 (10:00am to 1:00pm): Wednesday 18 May 2022 


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.

Unit Fee Information

Click on the fee link below which describes you: