Faculty of Business and Economics
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|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Economics|
|Organisational Unit||Department of Business Law and Taxation|
|Offered||Caulfield Second semester 2015 (Day)|
|Coordinator(s)||Mr Andrew Serpell|
This subject analyses and evaluates criminal conduct in the business world. It examines conduct within corporate entities which may lead to criminal (or other serious penalties) being imposed on corporations and/or individuals. Areas covered include industrial manslaughter, serious cartel conduct, liability for defective disclosure and insider trading. The subject considers the legal and practical difficulties which arise in detecting and prosecuting corporate crime.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Within semester assessment: 30%
Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Independent study may include associated readings, assessment and preparation for scheduled activities. The unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.
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BTF1010 or equivalent