Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject is not offered in 2016.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 80 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
Students are expected to log into the LMS and familiarise themselves with the subject, layout, navigation, activities, readings and assessments the week before formal teaching begins.
Students will not be expected to complete any set tasks or readings but will be encouraged to make a start on readings for the module if they so choose.
Study Period Commencement:
October, Term 4
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
Applicants without legal qualifications should note that subjects are offered in the discipline of law at an advanced graduate level.
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|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 Student Equity and Disability Support.
Professor Caron Beaton-Wells (Coordinator), Program Director, Global Competition and Consumer Law
This subject examines the challenges and dynamics influencing institutions that administer and enforce competition and consumer laws – principally competition and consumer authorities, but also central prosecutorial agencies, tribunals and courts. Drawing on institutional, systems and organisational behaviour theories, students will be challenged to engage with a range of institutional issues including agency models, governance structures, enforcement, compliance and advocacy tools, performance incentives and limitations and evaluation of effectiveness. Students will undertake an in-depth case-study on a competition or consumer-related body and critically analyse its experience in dealing with a major institutional challenge relating to its development, operation or the performance of its functions.
On completion of this subject, students will have developed:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.unimelb.edu.au/online/global-competition-consumer-law/|
Graduate Diploma in Global Competition and Consumer Law |
Master of Global Competition and Consumer Law
Master of Laws (Global Competition and Consumer Law)
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