Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:January, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: The total class time is between 24 and 26 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
Applicants without legal qualifications should note that subjects are offered in the discipline of law at an advanced graduate level. While every effort will be made to meet the needs of students trained in other fields, concessions will not be made in the general level of instruction or assessment. Most subjects assume the knowledge usually acquired in a degree in law (LLB, JD or equivalent). Applicants should note that admission to some subjects in the Melbourne Law Masters will be dependent upon the individual applicant’s educational background and professional experience.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
The Melbourne Law Masters welcomes applications from students with disabilities. The inherent academic requirements for study in the Melbourne Law Masters are:
Students who feel their disability will inhibit them from meeting these inherent academic requirements are encouraged to contact the Disability Liaison Unit: www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
For more information, contact the Melbourne Law Masters office.
On gaining its independence in 1965, Singapore was a developing country. Today, Singapore is a leading global financial centre that the World Bank has ranked first in the world, for six consecutive years, for its business regulations and their enforcement. Singapore has achieved this by using a unique ‘variety of capitalism’ that both challenges conventional comparative corporate governance wisdom and presents lessons for developed and developing economies. This subject will provide students with a solid foundation in Singapore company law and, in doing so, present a unique comparative perspective on some of the central debates in the field of comparative corporate law and governance.
This subject examines the core features of Singapore company law from a comparative perspective.
Principal topics will include:
A student who has successfully completed this subject will:
Take-home examination (100%) (22–25 March)
Core subject materials will be provided free of charge to all students. Some subjects require further texts to be purchased. Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.law.unimelb.edu.au/subject/LAWS70412/2013|
Download PDF version.