|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 100 hours.
|Prerequisites:||732-202 Corporate Law.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMs S Steele
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject introduces the legal concepts that underlie most financing transactions; and laws regulating various forms and instruments of finance and various types of security. Topics will include the nature and role of commercial and consumer finance; types and incidents of personal, property and chattel securities; regulation of various forms of commercial finance and securities; regulation of consumer credit; and various aspects of bank finance (including nature and incidents of the banker-customer relationship, and negotiable instruments as financing tools).
|Assessment:||A three-hour end-of-semester examination.|
|Prescribed Texts:||A reading list will be provided at the beginning of the subject.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
In addition, on completion of the subject, students should have developed the following skills specific to the discipline of law:
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