Compliance and Risk

LAW70001 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

2020 teaching periods


HT2  Term 2

20 Apr 20 - 31 May 20

7 Jul 20

Last self enrolment:
20 Apr 20

8 May 20

Last withdraw without fail:
15 May 20





Aims and objectives

This unit aims to provide students with a broad understanding of the frameworks, concepts and roles of corporate governance, compliance and control within the context of managing risk across the organisation. Students will also understand the methodologies, tools and techniques used for auditing and reporting as applied to risk management.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1 Critically analyse corporate governance, accountability and compliance in relation to risk.

2 Critically analyse the operation of the Australian legislative and regulatory frameworks as they relate to compliance and risk in context.

3 Demonstrate advanced knowledge of risk and compliance frameworks and policies to an international context.

4 Demonstrate developed knowledge of codes of practice, principles and standards of compliance and risk management as appropriate to context.

5 Communicate proficiently in professional practice to a variety of audiences, function as an effective member or leader of a diverse team.

Courses with unit

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