Table of undergraduate units of study: The University of Sydney Business School

The University of Sydney Business School subject areas

Please note: The Business School website (sydney.edu.au/business/ugunits) contains the most up to date information on unit of study availability and other requirements. Timetabling information for 2015 is also available on this website (sydney.edu.au/business/timetable). Students should note that units of study are run subject to demand.

Commercial Law

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
For the award of a major in Commercial Law, students complete:
(1) a six credit point junior unit of study: CLAW1001;
(2) a minimum of 36 credit points in elective senior units of study.

Junior units of study

CLAW1001
Foundations of Business Law
6      Semester 1
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Elective units for the major
CLAW2201
Corporations Law
6    P Any 4 full semester junior units of study including CLAW1001
N CLAW2001
Semester 1
Semester 2
CLAW2202
Business Failure and Restructuring
6    P CLAW2201 or CLAW2001
N CLAW2002
Semester 2
CLAW2203
Regulation of Securities Markets
6    P CLAW2201 or CLAW2001
N CLAW2003
Semester 1
CLAW2204
Banking and Finance Law
6    P CLAW1001
N CLAW2004
Semester 1
CLAW2205
Competition and Consumer Law
6    P CLAW1001
N CLAW3005, MKTG3005, CLAW2005
Semester 2
CLAW2207
Business, Ethics and the Law
6    P CLAW1001
N CLAW2007
Semester 1
CLAW2208
Business Regulation, Risk and Compliance
6    P 4 units of study (either junior or senior)
Semester 2
CLAW2209
Intellectual Property for Business
6    P 4 units of study (either junior or senior)
Semester 2
CLAW2211
Commercial Practice in China
6    P four junior or senior units of study
Semester 1
CLAW2212
Franchising
6    P Four junior or senior units of study
Semester 1
CLAW2213
Legal Regulation of Int'l Business
6    P Four junior or senior units of study
Semester 1
CLAW3201
Australian Taxation System
6    P CLAW2201 or CLAW2001
N CLAW3001
Semester 1
Semester 2
CLAW3202
Tax Strategies for Business
6    P CLAW3201 or CLAW3001
N CLAW3002
Semester 2
CLAW3204
Regulation of Capital Raising
6    C CLAW2201
Semester 1
CLAW3206
Regulation of Mergers and Acquisitions
6    C CLAW2201
Semester 2
CLAW3207
Employment Regulation for Business
6    P CLAW1001 and three additional Junior or Senior units of study
Semester 2
CLAW3208
Corporate Crime and Business
6    C CLAW2201
Semester 2

Honours year units of study

For the award of the Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies) or any other non-Business School degree with Honours in Business Law, students complete an additional honours year of study comprising the five units listed below.
BUSS4000
Honours in Business
  
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Please contact the Business Programs Unit for details: business.studentsupport@sydney.edu.au
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4001
Business Honours Research Methods
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4702
Business Law Honours A
12    P Students will meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4703
Business Law Honours B
12    P Students will meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4004
Business Honours Thesis
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2