Corporate Law syllabus summary
Module outline and aims
This module provides you with an understanding of the legal framework governing organisations with particular focus on the registered company but with applications in all sectors. Its themes relate closely to those of the Corporate Governance module and draw heavily upon the Companies Act 2006 and the role of the Chartered Secretary.
Chartered Secretaries work in a range of organisations and are involved with issues of regulatory compliance. The aim of the module is to provide you with an understanding of the legal framework governing a range of organisations, dealing with legal principles, their practical application and governance issues that may arise.