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  • Corporate GovernanceLAWS90078

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject introduces students to the governance issues associated with the ways in which companies - particularly large companies - are governed and controlled. The subject provides a critical comparative analysis of key issues in corporate governance, with focus on corporate governance issues...

  • Patents and Trade SecretsLAWS90075

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    Patents are the law’s primary mechanism for providing incentive for the generation of inventions, and for regulating the use of inventions by others. Trade secrets are confidential details about commercial products and services, protection for which is available through the action to restrain a b...

  • Film CraftFLTV70035

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Through lectures, guest speakers, workshops and exercises, students will begin to understand the mechanics of screen production. Students participate in production exercises to gain first hand ‘on set’ practice. Students develop knowledge about safety, release forms, music rights, etc, which rela...

  • Global Environment and SustainabilityEVSC90001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Modernization has led to development pressures that have increasingly disrupted natural systems leading to widespread concerns about the long-term viability of important environmental services, including those critical to food security worldwide. Case studies in topical areas of environment and f...

  • Special Issues in Tax TreatiesLAWS90050

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    Using a series of case studies, this subject will explore complex issues involving the interpretation and application of tax treaty provisions. During this subject, students (who will have a previous general knowledge of tax treaties) will be asked to analyse how these provisions apply in situati...

  • Womb to Tomb: Life Course Public HealthPOPH90248

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Your life expectancy depends more on where you live and how you live your life than on your own decisions. If you ‘choose’ your parents unwisely and are born into a very poor, or very unequal, or very unjust society, you will not live as long as if you had ‘chosen’ more astutely. ‘From Womb to T...

  • Economic DesignECON90028

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is an introduction to Economic Design and the interaction of modern economic theory, economic policy and experimental economics. The subject will cover mechanism design, auction theory, contract theory, and the fundamental results on the limits to efficiency in asymmetric information...

  • A Western Canon? Cervantes & ShakespeareARTS90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    One of them invented the modern novel, the other reinvented drama. Shakespeare died on April 23, 1616, and Cervantes was buried that same day. Co-taught by the School of Languages and Linguistics (SOLL) and the School of Culture and Communication (SCC), this subject focuses on the significative c...

  • Issues in Corporate ReportingACCT90005

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject focuses corporate reporting issues at an advanced level. The objective of the subject is to attain proficiency at an advanced level in the financial accounting discipline. Students will study contemporary topics making news in financial accounting. Students will be exposed to interna...

  • Contemporary Music TheatreMUSI30070

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject introduces the concept of music theatre in contemporary times and connects contemporary classical music with notions of music theatre. The idea behind this subject is to explore new languages and techniques in both genres with the intention of creating a new Australian music theatre ...

  • A Century of Australian Social PolicySOCI90009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject explores the history of Australian social policy, interweaving five themes: the rise and fall of state-regulated wages, the ways that income support was shaped by this arbitration system, the gendering and de-gendering of the welfare system and its relationship to the family, the sep...

  • Biennales, Triennales and DocumentasAHIS90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject examines the exhibition of contemporary art in international survey exhibitions since the 1960s, delineating the methods that curators and directors have tested in response to the needs of art museums, bureaucracies, artists and publics across a range of geographic settings. The subj...

  • Second Language WritingLING90020

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The subject will introduce students to key theories of second language writing and composing processes and approaches to second language writing instruction. It will focus on issues that are pertinent to second language writing teachers such as assessing writing, the efficacy of different types o...

  • Construction Contracting: New FrontiersLAWS90034

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject provides a detailed review and analysis of the ways in which the procurement and delivery of construction and engineering projects are changing to meet the demand for more efficient infrastructure, including improved ‘whole of life’ outcomes and the reduction of claims and disputes. ...

  • Project ADNCE70006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The development and presentation of a work in progress and its critical evaluation and discussion with artistic peers. The practical exploration of ideas and concepts for a new work. The development of appropriate work plans, rehearsal processes, methods and resource frameworks.

  • Principal Study 1.1 (Improvisation)MUSI10137

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is made up of four components: Principal Study Lessons, Principal Study Forum, Workshop and Feldenkrais. Principal Study Lessons: students will focus on the establishment and consolidation of techniques that will equip them to study and perform Jazz standard repertoire as well as dev...

  • Eradicable DiseasesVETS90089

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject focuses on eradicable infectious diseases. Within the past 50 years a number of previously endemic diseases have been successfully eradicated from a number of countries, including bovine tuberculosis (BTB), bovine brucellosis, contagious pleuropneumonia, rinderpest and rabies. Altho...

  • Performance ClassMUSI90091

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Instrumental students: Students are to perform regularly and participate in discussion in the weekly Performance Class. Conducting students: Students are to conduct and/or perform regularly and participate in discussion in the weekly Performance Class.

  • Sensorium: Perceptual EcologiesPHIL70003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This interdisciplinary subjects focuses on making connections between traditionally distinct knowledge domains surrounding the human body and its perceptual faculties. Using the arts as a lens through which to explore a range of discourses from the sciences, medicine, law, philosophy and religiou...

  • Gambling LawLAWS70388

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Gambling is one of the most heavily regulated industry sectors in Australian society, yet is a leisure activity enjoyed by many Australians. This subject will provide background to the manner in which it is regulated in Australia, and internationally, and provide guidance on the challenges facing...