Courses & Units

International Trade Regulation and Practice BFA603

Hobart

Introduction

This unit is designed to provide students with an understanding of the fundamental regulatory framework within which international trade is conducted and with a grasp of the core topics and practices. Students will develop knowledge of the interaction of domestic principles, regulations and practices with the international regulations and practices governing international trade. Topics will include practice in import and export, transport, banking and insurance documentation including types of contract, bills of exchange and bills of lading, protection of intellectual property, dispute resolution, conflict of laws, GATT and UNCITRAL.

Summary

Unit name International Trade Regulation and Practice
Unit code BFA603
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Accounting and Corporate Governance
Coordinator

Mr John Streeter

Teaching staff

Mr John Streeter

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Learning Outcomes

  • LO1: Identify and explain the regulatory framework and associated practices within which international trade is conducted.
  • LO2: Explain the principal characteristics of major items of regulation and documentation involved in international trade and the practices developed for management and compliance.
  • LO3: Rationalise, critique and communicate information concerning major international treaties and conventions which have an impact upon aspects of international trade regulation, practice and procedure.

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 2020: $2,702.00 080311

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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 3 hour weekly workshop.

Assessment

Please see the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

Required

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