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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedBerwick First semester 2011 (Day)
Berwick Second semester 2011 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2011 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton First semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2011 (Day)
Peninsula First semester 2011 (Day)
Peninsula Second semester 2011 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Associate Professor Brendan Sweeney


This unit offers students an option to complete a unit by way of a research project. The project requires a student to undertake guided research on a topic taken from a business law and taxation unit. Students must complete a paper of between 5000 to 8000 words.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. identify a development in the contemporary commercial environment that presents business law or taxation issues
  2. research, analyse and evaluate those issues
  3. construct a framework to discuss the results
  4. prepare a research paper.


Within semester assessment: 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Associate Professor Brendan Sweeney

Contact hours

12 hours per week private research


Students must receive permission before undertaking this unit.