Fundamentals of Business Law
This course introduces you to the New Zealand legal system including contract law, torts, trusts and agency. You’ll also expand your understanding of the risks and responsibilities that arise with regard to corporate entities and business under Aotearoa-New Zealand law.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
your Academic Program is Pathway Cert for MPA Entry, 5761
your Academic Program is C.Proficiency (L5-7), 4000
|Available semesters||Semester 2 2021|
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Develop an excellent foundation in business law and an appreciation of how commercial decisions can impact stakeholders.
- Gain knowledge, analytical skills and be able to interpret the legal system, basic contract, tort, trusts, agency and corporate law, including incorporation and its effects, management and insolvency.
- Apply New Zealand legal principles to business transactions.
Professional Teaching Fellow in Law
Department of Financial and Business Systems[email protected]