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ENTREP 3017 - Driving Decisions: Legal

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Intensive: 36 to 40 hours
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: ENTREP 3007, TECHCOMM 3007
Assessment: Individual assignments, presentation, quiz

Do you know where to seek appropriate legal advice or identify key functions you need to address if you wish to start, join or invest in a startup or new business at some future point? This course enables students from a variety of backgrounds to understand the legal aspects of entrepreneurship. On completion of this course, you will have a broad understanding of Commercial Law and how it will impact entrepreneurial activity in several areas. You will learn how to identify specific legal issues an entrepreneur needs to understand at various stages of venture development. The course covers, from a very practical perspective, key issues in: creating a business entity including sole traders, partnerships and trusts; Australian Consumer law; Contract law; Intellectual Property; Employment law; Restrictive Trade Practices; Accounting; Insurances; Australian and overseas Digital Privacy Regulations and Laws; Exit strategies; Ethics and Compliance.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11210 SE01 56 18 30 Mar - 1 Apr Monday, Wednesday 9am - 4pm Barr Smith South, 2051, Teaching Room
31 Mar - 31 Mar Tuesday 9am - 4pm Petroleum Engineering, G04, Teaching Room
4 May - 6 May Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9am - 4pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room