Corporate Law

    Course details

    • Code: MGMT.6911
    • Fee: $897*
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Business Management
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class65 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Students will understand the legal requirements for establishment, operation and the cessation of various forms of business entities with a focus on companies, securities and partnership law. Students will also be able to examine regulations with regards to the formation and operation of companies, relationships within companies and with outside parties, and company failure.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. analyse the characteristics of legal entities including companies, partnership and trading trusts;
  2. critically evaluate documentation and registration requirements for formation and operation of companies, partnership and trading trusts and apply key elements to typical situations; and
  3. examine essential elements of securities law such as corporate fund raising.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017