MBAD658-19M4 (C) MBA Four 2019

Business Law

10 points
09 Sep 2019 - 03 Nov 2019


The course will give participants an overview of selected areas of contract, business and employment law as well as taxation relevant to the business environment.

The course will give participants an overview of selected areas of contract and business law relevant to the business environment.

Learning Outcomes

The objectives of the course are to provide participants with a knowledge of the content, and practical application, of aspects of:

New Zealand legal system
Contract law and special types of contract
Business Structures
Employment law


Subject to approval of the MBA Director

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 17:00 - 20:00 Rehua 702 9 Sep - 3 Nov

Course Coordinator

Matthew Barber

Associate Prof Annick Masselot,

Dr Matthew Barber,


The course assessment will be equally allocated as follows:

Project 1:  individual written project set by Matthew Barber (70%)
Project 2:  group infographic set by Annick Masselot (30%)

All projects are to be handed in to the MBA Administrator


NOTE: UC General Course and Examination Regulations

Appeals and Grievances

Special Consideration

Special Consideration Application


Recommended Textbooks

Understanding Commercial Law, 8th edition Miller, L, 2014


Various readings and/or powerpoints will be provided on Learn.

Course links


Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,567.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Executive Development Programme on the department and colleges page.

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