Applied Industry Corporate Governance Project

LAW80005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours


75 Credit Points



Aims and objectives

Final offering 2020 (replaced with MGT80004)
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.