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BTP1010

Faculty of Business and Economics

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedNot offered in 2010
Coordinator(s)Brendan Sweeney

Synopsis

Students will examine the role of commercial law in shaping business structures, transactions and conduct.

Objectives

The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. examine common commercial law scenarios relating to the supply of goods and services, and the operations of commercial entities
  2. identify legal problems and risks which arise in thos scenarios
  3. describe the laws relevant to those scenarios
  4. consider role of extra-legal factors such as transaction costs and commercial relationships
  5. analyse, discuss and apply the laws to predict legal outcomes.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 70%
Examination (2 hours): 30%

Contact hours

One 6.5 hour problem based workshop per week

Prohibitions

BTF1010, BTC1110, BTW 1200