- 2019



Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Business and Economics

Contact details

Graduate Student Office: Telephone: +61 3 9903 1400, Fax: + 61 3 9903 1357, Email: buseco-postgrad@monash.edu



Strong leadership and a positive business culture starts with a high standard of governance. An organisation's overarching objectives and strategy should take into consideration their environmental and social impact, and should carefully consider human rights and responsible business ethics. This specialisation focuses on the relationship between increasing globalisation and how responsible governance is applied in the evolving business environment. You will gain an understanding of best practice in domestic, regional and international trade, as well as corporate governance. You will also focus understanding business ethics, sustainability and human rights, and how they shift and evolve on a global scale.


Students complete:

  • BTF5345 Human rights and global business

And five of the following units (30 points):

  • BTF5910 Corporate sustainability regulation
  • BTF5000 Corporate governance
  • BTF5060 Work and the law
  • BTF5919 International trade law
  • BTF5340 Regional trade governance
  • BTF5160 Globalisation of law and development in Asia
  • MGF5760 Institutions and organisations

Units are 6 credit points unless otherwise stated.

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following degree:

  • B6005 Master of Business

Students in other degrees are not eligible to complete this specialisation.