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LAW8500 Australian Commercial and Corporations Law

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Law and Justice
Student contribution band : Band 3
ASCED code : 090901 - Business and Commercial Law


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following programs: MPAC or MBAC or GDBS or MP12 or MPAE or MBPA or MPRM or MPJM.

Other requisites

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 provide students with general legal knowledge that covers the components of the Australian legal system, civil liability in contracts and in torts, and the theory of agency and trusts, with particular emphasis on Australian company law.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2016 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2016 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2016 Online
Semester 2, 2016 Online