LAW OF BUSINESS ASSOCIATION

LST2LBA

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Most business is carried out in Australia by companies and other groups of persons. In this subject students deal with the key features of the legislation and cases which govern the formation and regulation of these business associations. There is an explanation of how these laws operate on the economy and society at large and on persons and institutions within society, along with how persons and institutions may best utilise these laws . Students completing the unit should be able to apply rules and principles extracted from the legislation and cases to resolve disputes arising from the operations and functioning of business associations.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LST2BSL

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects LAW4COR

Equivalent subjects LST1LBA,LST3LBA

Special conditions Not available to Bachelor of Laws students as a law elective

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Describe the most important legal forms for carrying on business and determine which form is the most appropriate in given circumstances

Activities:
1. Utilisation of lecture materials 2. Completion of reading tasks 3. Preparation for tutorials and completion of written and oral tutorial-based tasks 4. Completion of self-assessment tests. 5. Completion of written assessment
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. . Describe, determine the relevance of and apply to fact situations the main provisions of the law of partnership and of corporations law, both in terms of the functioning and in terms of disputes arising in the course of the operations of partnerships and companies

Activities:
1. Utilisation of lecture materials 2. Completion of reading tasks 3. Preparation for tutorials and completion of written and oral tutorial-based tasks 4. Completion of self-assessment tests. 5. Completion of written assessment
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

03. Describe and critically analyse the administrative, constitutional and moral frameworks of the law of business associations

Activities:
1. Utilisation of lecture materials 2. Completion of reading tasks 3. Preparation for tutorials and completion of written and oral tutorial-based tasks 4. Completion of self-assessment tests. 5. Completion of written assessment
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Dandenong, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Dandenong, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 11 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 32 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Mildura, 2018, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 days unscheduled online class per week on weekdays from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Shepparton, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Seminar Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Sydney, 2018, Study Period 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Sydney, 2018, Study Period 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 42
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03

Sydney, 2018, Study Period 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 46
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day in week 46 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Diagnostic writing assignment10 02
3-hour open book examinationtotalling 15-minutes50 02
1,500-word assignmenttotalling 250-words25 01, 02, 03
Legislation assignment5 02, 03
on-line tests10 01, 02, 03