Applied Industry Corporate Governance Project

LAW80005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

2020 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

3 Aug 20 - 1 Nov 20

8 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
16 Aug 20

31 Aug 20

Last withdraw without fail:
18 Sep 20


75 Credit Points



Aims and objectives

This unit aims to provide students with an opportunity to apply the frameworks, concepts and roles of corporate governance, compliance and control within the context of managing risk across the organisation. Students will utilise the tools and techniques used for auditing and reporting as applied to risk management in an organisational setting. This unit provides students with an opportunity to apply knowledge in a range of industries, including education, religious organisations, healthcare and superannuation industries.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Critically evaluate the process frameworks for corporate governance.

2. Apply knowledge of current research methods and challenges regarding corporate governance.

3. Demonstrate integrity, ethical conduct, accountability, respect and a developing awareness of professional practices and cultural norms in a global and sustainable context.

4. Work collaboratively in teams to manage corporate governance projects.

5. Reflect on problem solving and decision making among people with different disciplinary perspectives.


Courses with unit

This unit is part of the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship (AGSE) suite of courses