If you’re looking to incorporate a strong legal background into your leadership style, Business and Corporation Law for Managers is made for legal-minded business professionals. It explores the role of law in regulating society as well as local and global business environments. It also examines contract law and the concepts of separate legal entity, formation, operations and corporate governance. You will analyse how the law relates to directors, managers and the rights of members.

With business application, a focus on company internal rules and corporate insolvency, this unit will prepare you for a managerial career with an understanding of the business legal system.

In this unit, you will study:

  • The Australian legal system
  • Contract law 1
  • Contract law 2
  • Agency, business structures, company incorporation and its consequences
  • Company internal rules and membership
  • Company management, corporate insolvency.


Please refer to the teaching and assessment breakdown for this unit.


You can study this unit as part of the Master of Business Administration or Master of Project Management.


Please note, unit structure and content are subject to change. Contact your SCU Online student advisor on 1300 589 882 for more information based on your particular circumstances.