The unit will cover those aspects of company law that are required to equip students for their future careers with particular reference to such topics as the development of company and partnership law, types of company, rights of members, responsibilities and duties of company officers, company audit and accounts, takeovers, and corporate insolvency.
Topic 1 Partnership
Topic 2 Introductory -Company Law
Topic 3 Constitution of Companies
Topic 4 Capacity of the Company and its members rights
Topic 5 Management
Topic 6 Financing the Company
Topic 7 Securities Regulation and Takeovers
Topic 8 Company Insolvency
Topic 9 Business and Land Groups
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||describe the themes and issues underlying partnership and Company law||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||isolate, examine and discuss the underlying policies and the purposes of regulation in specific areas of partnership and Company law||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||appreciate corporate regulation as an evolving process not to be isolated from its economic, political, social and cultural context||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||describe the legal and non legal issues in agency, joint venture and partnership law fact situations, apply relevant legal principles to the resolution of these issues, express this in well written, clear and logical language and support all arguments with appropriate references||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||describe the legal and non legal issues in corporate law fact situations, apply relevant legal principles to the resolution of these issues, express this in well written, clear and logical language and support all arguments with appropriate references.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
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Teaching and assessment
Papua New Guinea - IBSU Port Moresby
|Structured online learning|
|Exam: closed book||60%|
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