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Undergraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2013 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Business and Economics component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Business and Economics
Campus(es)Caulfield, Sunway

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

The law is the backbone of business. It regulates financial transactions and marketing processes, and in doing so applies the law of contract and tort. It regulates those engaged in companies and partnerships and their banking and tax needs. It regulates new economic frontiers, such as e-commerce, via the development of cyber laws.

Units

All students complete the requirements as outlined below for the degree in which they are enrolled.

Bachelor of Business

To complete the business law major in the Bachelor of Business or related double degrees, students must complete:

(a.) The following three units (18 points):

(b.) five units from the following list (30 points):

Note: The major requires completion of at least two units (12 points) at each of second and third-year levels.

Bachelor of Business (Law)

To complete the business law major in the Bachelor of Business (Law) or related degrees, students must complete:

(a.) The following three units (18 points):

(b.) five units (30 points) from the following list:

  • BTF2223 Corporate crime
  • BTF2601 Banking law
  • BTF2991 Employment law
  • BTF3091 Stock exchange and derivatives law
  • BTF3100 Environmental law for business
  • BTF3181 Marketing law
  • BTF3201 International trade law
  • BTF3931 Taxation law
  • BTF3951 Business taxation and GST

(c.) two units (12 points) from the following list:

Note: The major requires completion of at least two units (12 points) at each of second and third-year levels.

Bachelor of Business and Commerce

To complete the business law major in the Bachelor of Business and Commerce or relevant double degrees, students must complete:

The following eight units (48 points):

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Relevant courses

Single degrees

  • 3806 Bachelor of Business
  • 3154 Bachelor of Business (Law)
  • 2224 Bachelor of Business and Commerce
  • 0179 Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4419 Bachelor of Commerce (Dean's Scholars Program)

Double degrees

  • 0542 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4403 Bachelor of Arts (Global) and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 4417 Bachelor of Biomedical Science and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 3819 Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Visual Arts
  • 1941 Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication
  • 3823 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering
  • 3830 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Business Information Systems
  • 1319 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics
  • 0548 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering
  • 0546 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws
  • 3834 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering
  • 1469 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science
  • 4503 Bachelor of Health Science and Bachelor of Business
  • 1185 Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Commerce
  • 2630 Bachelor of Pharmacy and Bachelor of Commerce