Learn what constitutes a tort, and what doesn’t, within the business arena, including defamation, negligence and assessment of damage.
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Tort Liability for Business will teach you to safeguard your business from legal persecution, and to pursue legal action where required.
Delivered by Curtin University and Open Universities Australia, you will learn what constitutes a tort and what their varying impacts are on businesses. Contributing to a Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law), the unit covers a range of tort laws relevant to business, including negligence, intentional infliction of purely economic loss, defamation, trespass, class actions and societal demands.
Upon completion of this unit of study you will be proficient at discussing and reporting on business related tort law with the appropriate language and expression for a legal or business environment.
You must have successfully completed the following unit before enrolling:
In this business law unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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Tort Liability for Business will help you protect your business from legal action. Gain the ability to analyse relevant laws in order to build a case to pursue or defend against legal action.
Upon completion of this course you will be confident in identifying, analysing and discussing legal concepts and cases.
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If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this unit, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.