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MGX5130 - Equity and discrimination in the workplace

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics


Not offered in 2007


Issues included in this unit are theories and concepts concerning workplace equity and discrimination; forms of workplace discrimination; legal framework within which workplace discrimination is dealt with; workplace policies and procedures concerning equity and discrimination; examination of relevant case studies and contemporary decisions of industrial and anti-discrimination tribunals.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Individual assignment (2000 words): 20%
Individual assignment (3000 words): 30%
Individual assignment (4500 words): 50%

Contact hours

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


MGX9220, BTX9070 and must have passed four 9000-level units