Perform new course search

Search Filter

Public Companies Law (7051.4)

Level: Undergraduate Third Year Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 3
Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline: School of Law & Justice

Availability

Unit Outlines

To view your Unit Outline, click View to log in to MyUC and access this information, or visit your unit's online teaching site.

  • Semester 1, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (166976) - View
  • Semester 1, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (145690) - View

To locate a Unit Outline for a Unit prior to 2015 click here.

If a link to your Unit Outline is not displayed, please check back later. Unit Outlines are generally published by Week One of the relevant teaching period.

Syllabus

This unit will add to students' technical expertise in areas of the Corporations Law already dealt with in Law 4 Corporations, with particular reference to corporate finance, takeovers and securities regulation. The aim will be to build upon students' existing knowledge in these areas in order to develop a comprehensive understanding of these particular areas and to introduce broader policy issues. A particular focus will be upon the regulation of specific market offences and practices and the legal powers and role of the Australian Securities Commission and other regulators in the market.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Find the relevant law and proposals for law reform in these areas, as well as being able to use relevant policy statements and related documents which are applicable to understanding the operation and effect of these laws. They will also be asked to present legal argument in relation to these areas and to communicate these to others.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

Three hours per week.

Prerequisites

Corporations Law. Entry to the LLB program.



Print this page
ApplyEnquire
Why choose UC

Perform new course search

Search Filter

Create your own personalised Course Guide

Ace your exams with our study tips

Frequently Asked Questions