LW5962 - Law Relating to Business and Companies

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Exclusive Courses:

LW5924 or LW5942

Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2018/19

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to:-
  1. develop students’ appreciation of the HK legal system and the external regulatory bodies in relation to the work of an accountant so that they are able to use the knowledge to perform their professional tasks competently.
  2. demonstrate the basic principles of contract, tort, agency and business organisations law and an appreciation of the application of such in business and professional context.
  3. analyse, evaluate and critically comment on HK companies law so that students have the ability to creatively use the comprehensive knowledge to solve most problems generally encountered in their practice.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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