LAW7313 - Regulatory fundamentals: concepts, constructs and context
6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Law
Leader: Professor Graeme Hodge / Mr Rex Deighton Smith
City (Melbourne) Trimester 1 2008 (On-campus block of classes)
This unit is an introduction to the area of regulatory studies. It examines the wide ranging conceptual nature of regulation, its history and the justifications for control, through regulation of both state and non-state origin. It articulates a range of useful constructs for regulatory activities and provides frameworks for better understanding regulatory mechanisms, processes for regulatory development, review and reform, and regulatory institutions.
Essay (2,250 words): 30%
24 contact hours per semester, intensively, or semi-intensively.