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Workplace Law (BSL202)

Organisational Unit School of Law
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description This unit examines the legal relationship between an employer and employee in Australia. It begins with a study of the individual contract of employment focusing on the common law rights and duties of employers and employees, and then proceeds to take an overview of relevant federal legislation. A particular interest is taken in the minimum standards, regulation of collective bargaining, industrial action, dismissal and work health and safety.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours per week
Prerequisites BSL165 Foundations of Business Law or BUS165 Principles of Commercial Law or LLB260 Contract Law.
Exclusions Students enrolled int the Bachelorof Law (LLB), OR who have successfully completed BUS228 Employment Law, BSL228 / BUS228 Workplace Law or LAW363 Employment Relations Law may not enrol in this unit for credit.
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
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Appears in these Minors Business Law
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Workplace Law (BUS228) - as for BSL202 except as follows
Organisational Unit School of Law
Credit Points 4
Availability DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TMA-internal, TSA-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Timetabled Learning Activities Lecture: 2 hours per week; tutorial: 1 hour per week
Prerequisites BUS165 Principles of Commercial Law or BSL165 Foundations of Business Law.
Exclusions Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Law (LLB), OR who have successfully completed BSL228 / BSL202 Workplace Law may not enrol in this unit for credit
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Appears in these Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

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