TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY LAW

LST2THL

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students will be introduced to the legal process and the institutions of Australia's legal system. There will be an emphasis on those aspects of law most relevant to small business in the Tourism and Hospitality industries. Students will learn about the law of contract, bailment, agency, business organisations, insurance law, employment law, torts, food, liquor and gaming laws. In addition, students will examine recent case law on the responsible service of alcohol and gaming.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorOz Susler

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesSeminar questions, Assignment and Exams

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsLST2BSL

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsNot available to Bachelor of Laws students as a law elective

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Principles of Business Law

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorGamble et. al.

Year2008

Edition/Volume1

PublisherTHOMSON LAWBOOK CO.

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Source locationAvailable on-line

Business Law

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorGibson & Fraser

Year2013

Edition/Volume7TH EDN

PublisherPEARSON EDUCATION

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Describe the relationship and the relevance of the law to the tourism and hospitality sector in written form
02. Demonstrate (in written forma knowledge of the basic aspects of the law of negligence, commercial and contract law as they relate to the tourism and hospitality sector
03. Demonstrate knowledge of the significance of legal issues in tourism and hospitality scenarios through writing
04. Apply the law (in written form to a tourism and hospitality problem

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