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BX3117 - Law of Corporate Investigations

[Offered in even-numbered years, however not offered in 2012]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
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: CO2502 OR BU2112

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