Courses & Units

Commercial Transactions BFA141

Hong Kong Universal Ed

Note:

This unit is not available as a student elective to B3A BBus students - the content of this unit is covered in BAA215 Business and Corporate Law.

Introduction

Commercial transactions provides an introduction to the Australian legal system, which considers sources of law such as Parliament and the courts, the Federal system, the legislative process, precedent, alternative dispute resolution, an introduction to the law of torts, the law of contract, consumer protection and trade practices law, agency law, introduction to various forms of business organisations including sole traders, partnerships, trusts and corporations, employment law, intellectual property and electronic security.

Summary

Unit name Commercial Transactions
Unit code BFA141
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Accounting and Corporate Governance
Coordinator

Mr Peter Dixon

Teaching staff

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hong Kong Universal Ed Semester 2 On-Campus International

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 080101

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Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 weeks)

Assessment

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