Introduction to Commercial Law

510

In this online course you will learn about commercial law and be able to apply legal reasoning.

  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 & 3 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
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    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 12 Jun 2019
    Trimester 2, 16 Oct 2019
    Trimester 3, 12 Feb 2020
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Once you have completed this course you should be able to:

  • explain core elements of the New Zealand legal system and apply section five of the Interpretation Act to a legislative provision
  • apply the basic principles of Tort of Negligence to a given situation
  • apply the basic principles of the law of contract to given situation(s)
  • explain the basic principles of property law and apply relevant provisions of the Sales and Goods Act to given situations
  • apply basic principles of consumer law to given situations
  • demonstrate an awareness of an aspect of a legal topic affecting business in a given situation.

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 50% in-course assessment
  • 50% examination. 

For more information about exams, including a full list of exam times go to our exam page:

Online study

This course is delivered online. This means you will access all course materials and submit assignments online. 

For online learning you need to have access to a computer or device, and reliable internet. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please get in touch before applying to enrol. 

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  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 2 & 3 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
  •  
    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 12 Jun 2019
    Trimester 2, 16 Oct 2019
    Trimester 3, 12 Feb 2020
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying