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BLAW212 Business Law Relating to Obligations

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An introduction to the general law of contract, including property and insolvency.

An introduction to the general law of contract and aspects of consumer, tort and insolvency law.

Paper title Business Law Relating to Obligations
Paper code BLAW212
Subject Business Law
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $863.25
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,276.80

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Prerequisite
BLAW 211
Restriction
BLAW 202, ACTB 202
Schedule C
Commerce
Notes
May not be taken concurrently with or after having passed LAWS 202.
Contact
accountancyfinance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Mr David Sim
Mr Gerard De Courcy
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures and tutorials
Textbooks
Hubbard, Thomas and Varnham (2013) Principles of Law for New Zealand Business Students 5th ed. Pearson, Auckland.
Course outline
View the course outline for BLAW 212
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of law of contract
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of consumer law
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of the law of torts
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of insolvency law

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 18:00-18:50 40
Thursday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T2 Tuesday 11:00-11:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T5 Thursday 14:00-14:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T7 Thursday 16:00-16:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T8 Friday 11:00-11:50 31-34, 36, 38-41

An introduction to the general law of contract, including property and insolvency.

An introduction to the general law of contract and aspects of consumer, tort and insolvency law.

Paper title Business Law Relating to Obligations
Paper code BLAW212
Subject Business Law
EFTS 0.15
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2021 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
BLAW 211
Restriction
ACTB 202, BLAW 202
Schedule C
Commerce
Notes
May not be taken concurrently with or after having passed LAWS 202.
Contact
accountancyfinance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Mr David Sim
Mr Gerard De Courcy
Teaching Arrangements

This paper is taught via lectures and tutorials.

Textbooks
Hubbard, Thomas and Varnham (2013) Principles of Law for New Zealand Business Students 5th ed. Pearson, Auckland.
Course outline
View the course outline for BLAW 212
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this paper will

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of law of contract
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of consumer law
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the fundamentals of the law of torts
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of insolvency law

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 17:00-17:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T2 Tuesday 11:00-11:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T3 Thursday 10:00-10:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T4 Thursday 12:00-12:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T5 Thursday 14:00-14:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T6 Thursday 15:00-15:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T7 Thursday 16:00-16:50 31-34, 36, 38-41
T8 Friday 11:00-11:50 31-34, 36, 38-41