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Introduces students to the laws relating to competition, marketing and consumer protection with particular reference to Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) and the Australian Consumer Law.
Part 1: Consumer Protection Law
Module 1: Introduction to Competition and Consumer Law
Module 2: General Protections
Module 3: Specific Protections, Consumer Transactions and Remedies under ACL
Part 2: Competition Law
Module 4: Restrictive Trade Practices – Division 1 & 2
Module 5: Restrictive Trade Practices – Other
Module 6: Enforcement, Penalties, Remedies and Defences
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.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||interpret the main provisions of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (the 'Act') as they relate to restrictive trade practices and consumer protection|
|2||recognise provisions of the Act concerning authorisations and mergers|
|3||apply the relevant provisions of the Act to determine whether a breach has occurred in given factual situations|
|4||explain the penalties and remedies that are available for breaches of the Act.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- interpret the main provisions of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (the 'Act') as they relate to restrictive trade practices and consumer protection
- recognise provisions of the Act concerning authorisations and mergers
- apply the relevant provisions of the Act to determine whether a breach has occurred in given factual situations
- explain the penalties and remedies that are available for breaches of the Act.
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