LAW OF BUSINESS ASSOCIATION

LST2LBA

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline


In Australia, most business is carried out 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. This subject explains 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 this subject should be able to apply rules and principles extracted from legislation and cases to describe how the main operational activities are carried out in, and 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 (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and 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 (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and 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 (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

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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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 01, 02, 03

Mildura, 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: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"10AM on Tuesdays"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 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*
On-Line Quiz - (200 words) Multiple choice test (two attempts only)10 01, 02, 03
Open book in Tutorial Legal Writing Task (500-700 words) Completed in tutorial - 30 minutes15 01, 02, 03
Assignment (submitted online - 1500 words)25 02
Open book Examination (3 hours)50 01, 02, 03