CLWM4000 – Business and Corporations


Kaplan Business School


Faculty of Business and Law

Module Code

Business and Corporations

Your Task
Apply the IRAC legal analysis structure to resolve Business and Corporations Law issues.
Assessment Description
A structured, analytical approach to Corporations Law issues is the basis of effective management and resolution of legal problems. It demonstrates a graduate’s proficiency in legal research, critical thinking, problem-solving, and attention to detail, skills highly valued by employers in the corporate environment.
The Learning Outcomes you will demonstrate in performing this assessment include:
LO2: Describe the key specific areas of law that regulate commerce in Australia
LO3: Determine the rights and duties of different parties to a commercial transaction based
on analysis of case law and legislation
LO4: Understand the principles of business and corporations law and how they apply to you
as business advisers and accountants

Assessment Instructions
1. Attend the Assessment 1 Preparation Workshop (details to be posted in the Subject Announcements).
2. Read the Case Study made available to you on Monday of Week 2.
3. Prepare a written answer in Word following the IRAC structure of Issue, Rule, Application, and
4. Submit your Word document by uploading to MyKBS by the due date.
Access assessment presentation guidelines here: https://elearning.kbs.edu.au/mod/page/view.php?id=245257
Academic references are not required for this assessment.
Please refer to the assessment marking guide to assist you in completing all the assessment criteria.

Important Study Information

Academic Integrity Policy
KBS values academic integrity. All students must understand the meaning and consequences of cheating, plagiarism and other academic offences under the Academic Integrity and Conduct Policy.
• What is academic integrity and misconduct?
• What are the penalties for academic misconduct?
• What are the late penalties?
• How can I appeal my grade?
The answers to these questions can be accessed at https://www.kbs.edu.au/about-us/school-policies.
Length Limits for Assessments
Penalties may be applied for assessment submissions that exceed prescribed limits.
Study Assistance
Students may seek study assistance from their local Academic Learning Advisor or refer to the resources on the MyKBS Academic Success Centre page. Further details can be accessed at https://elearning.kbs.edu.au/course/view.php?id=1481