Courses & Units

Corporate Regulation and Accountability BFA213

Hobart, Launceston


Students who intend to pursue a career in business and accounting need to understand how the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), regulates the business activities of corporations and their managers. This unit allows students to develop such understanding. It examines corporate regulation including: the role and powers of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC); the nature and operation of companies; the corporate constitution; fundraising; share and loan capital; management of companies; the role and responsibilities of directors and officers; takeovers; financial reporting and disclosure; members' remedies; corporate financial distress; winding up and liquidation.


Unit name Corporate Regulation and Accountability
Unit code BFA213
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
Discipline Accounting and Corporate Governance

Mrs Simone Bingham

Teaching staff

Mrs Simone Bingham, Mr John Streeter, Ms Monique Blackman

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


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


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $1,812.00 090103

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Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BFA241, BFA313, BFA341


Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture, 1-hr tutorial weekly for 13 weeks


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