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LB5231 - Corporate Responsibility and Governance

Credit points: 3
Year: 2015
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

This subject firstly introduces students to a foundation on ethics and what ethics actually means and then, by way of practical examples and case studies, builds an appreciation and understanding of good governance practice in modern organisations

Learning Outcomes

  • evaluate the specific contents of recent reforms to corporate legislation and their implications for companies and stakeholders;
  • evaluate and apply the general principles of the professional code of conduct;
  • appraise the key role of professional ethics in maintaining the integrity of external financial reporting.

Availabilities

Townsville, Block, Study Period 3
Census Date 05-Feb-2015
Face to face teaching (Face to face dates: 9am-5pm on 31 Jan - 1 Feb 2015 & 14 - 15 Feb 2015)
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Ciccotosto.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Dr Sue Ciccotosto
Lecturer: Dr Ray McNamara.
Workload expectations:
  • 0 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

Cairns, Block, Study Period 3
Census Date 05-Feb-2015
Face to face teaching (Face to face dates: 9am-5pm on 17-18 Jan 2015 & 7 - 8 Feb 2015)
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Ciccotosto.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 30-Jul-2015
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

JCU Singapore, Block, Study Period 57
Census Date 10-Dec-2015
Face to face teaching 03-Oct-2015 to 17-Oct-2015 (3 Oct, 6 Oct, 8 Oct, 11 Oct, 13 Oct, 15 Oct, 17 Oct and final exam 25 Oct 2015)
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 13-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Dr Sue Ciccotosto, Mr Ian Kirkwood
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 10-Dec-2015
Lecturer: Mr Ian Kirkwood.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
Census Date 02-Apr-2015
Coordinator: Mr Ian Kirkwood
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); written assessments (45%).

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.