An introduction to New Zealand’s legal framework and the law of commercial transactions, different forms of business and the legal requirements relating to these organisations.
|Paper title||Business Law Relating to Entities|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$912.00|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- 54 points from Commerce Schedule C
- ACTB 203, BLAW 203
- Schedule C
- May not be taken concurrently with or after having passed LAWS203, LAWS204, LAWS307 or LAWS407.
- Teaching staff
- Paper Structure
Terms Test 30%
Final Exam 70%
- Teaching Arrangements
This paper is taught via lectures and tutorials.
Hubbard, Thomas and Varnham (2013) Principles of Law for New Zealand Business Students 5th ed. Pearson, Auckland.
Guidebook to New Zealand Companies and Securities Law - 9th Edition
- Published: Jul 2018
- Book Code: 1389Z
- eBook Code: 1389ZEB
- ISBN: 9780864759849 (Book)
- ISBN: 9781775472483 (eBook)
- Course outline
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will:
- Demonstrate a basic knowledge of New Zealand law and the central role played by the government.
- Demonstrate the skills necessary to identify the sources of law.
- Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the place of the Treaty of Waitangi in the New Zealand legal system.
- Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of Property Law.
- Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the law of business organisations.