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BTC2190 - International trade law

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Mr Andrew Field


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


The law affecting Australian enterprises engaged in international business. Topics include international trade conventions; import and export procedures; carriage of goods by sea and air; bills of lading and the Hague-Visby rules; finance of international trade; payment and documentary credits; the use of negotiable instruments in international trade; international commercial arbitration and marine insurance.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Assignment 1 (2,500 - 3,000 words): 30%
Examination (open- book, 3 hours): 70%

Contact hours

3 hours per week


BTC1110 or BTC2110 or equivalent