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LAW5201 Commercial Law

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business
School or Department : School of Law

Other requisites

Pre-requisite: Enrolment in an approved postgraduate program. Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at <//>.


This course is designed to introduce students to the impact of law on business. To do this it commences with a review of the components of the Australian legal system, the judicial process and the means by which disputes are resolved or litigated. Civil liability in contract law, negligence and other tortious actions are examined in some detail. Criminal law is also briefly covered as well as the law of agency.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2011 Online
Semester 2, 2011 External
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Springfield
Semester 3, 2011 External