CORPORATE AND SECURITIES LAW
2012/2013, Semester 2
School of Business (Accounting)
Modular Credits: 4
The primary aim of this course is to develop a solid understanding of the legal framework required in the operations of business entities especially companies. It covers the entire life-span of a business entity, namely from the formation of the entity to its liquidation. It also includes the various legal obligations and implications in operating the business entity. A secondary objective is to introduce the pertinent provisions of securities legislation such as the Securities & Futures Act and the Takeover Code.
Individual class/IVLE forum participation 20%
Formal Group Presentations 20%
Mid-Term Class Test (Open Book) 20%
Final Examination (Open Book) 40%
Students who have passed FNA3122 or LL4055 are not allowed to take ACC3604.
Workload Components : A-B-C-D-E
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of lab hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week