Back to list of events

Corporate Governance


Semester 1, 2019, class commences Wednesday 13 March 2019
5:45pm to 7:45pm

Karstens Conference Centre
Level 24
215 Adelaide Street

CPD Hours


Cost (Inc GST)

$1,990.00 Member
$2,140.00 Subscriber
$2,245.00 Non-member

This subject ties together the full range of legal, managerial and ethical issues which affect corporate governance best practice. It identifies the best practice principles which students can apply in their own corporate or governmental situations. It builds upon the knowledge of the law and its practical application gained from Applied Corporate Law OR Public Law and Government and Corporate Accountability: Meetings and Disclosure OR Public Sector Accountability and Transparency.

The subject includes the following:

  1. Elements of corporate governance
  2. Role and function of boards
  3. Board performance assessment
  4. Composition of the board
  5. Board structures
  6. Shareholder influence and rights
  7. Ethics and governance
  8. Corporate social responsibility
  9. Director and executive remuneration
  10. International models of corporate governance
  11. Sector models of corporate governance
  12. Review and exam preparation