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BTC1110 - Business law

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Mr Roger Gamble


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


An introduction to legal studies and to the legal system of Australia with special emphasis on commercial aspects. The laws of negligence as it affects business and the professional is introduced, and aspects of the law of contract, consumer law, agency, partnership, trusts and an introduction to companies of relevance to commerce.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Assignment (2000 words): 25%
Examination (open-book 3 hours): 75%

Contact hours

Two 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour tutorial per week


BTC2110 or LAW2100