Undergraduate Module Descriptor
LAW3083C: Company Law Foundation
This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.
Please note that this module is only delivered on the Penryn Campus.
It is envisaged that the syllabus will include the following topics in the following order although precise content and order may vary:
Introduction: business enterprise and the company;
Corporate form and structure;
Ownership and control: shareholders, directors and decision-making; corporate governance ;
Duties and remedies: directors’ duties;
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity||11||11 x 1 hour lectures|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity||22||11 x 2 hour teacher-led seminars|
|Guided Independent Study||33||Individual reading and lecture preparation|
|Guided Independent Study||44||Seminar preparation|
|Guided Independent Study||10||Formative essay preparation|
|Guided Independent Study||30||Summative assessment preparation|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).