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LA4013 - Law of Corporate Investigations

[Not offered in 2011]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2011
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: School of Law Office

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act, its background and its provisions as to production, investigations, examinations, hearings and the role of lawyers in corporate investigations.

Learning Outcomes

  • development of students practical skills in the context of corporate investigations and disciplinary hearings;
  • introduction to the theoretical aspects of corporate investigations.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • The ability to access and employ online technologies effectively;
  • The ability to learn independently and in a self-directed manner.
Prerequisites: (LA2017 or LA1005) and (LA2018 or LA1004) and (LA3106 or LA3015) and LA3011

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.