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Learners taking this Course are
  • Lawyers
  • Paralegals
  • Translators
  • HR Specialists
  • Accountants

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 16 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 to 8 hours per week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Introduction to the Course

2 videos (Total 5 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
About Professor Fricke2m
4 readings
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Update Your Profile10m
Build a Learning Community with Social Media10m
1 practice exercise
Orientation Quiz30m
6 hours to complete

Module 1: Forming Enforceable Agreements

9 videos (Total 67 min), 1 reading, 9 quizzes
9 videos
Interview with an Entrepreneur13m
Offers8m
Acceptance4m
Assent7m
Consideration7m
Written v. Oral Contracts9m
Capacity7m
Legality3m
1 reading
Module 1 Overview and Resources10m
9 practice exercises
Lesson 1.1 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.2 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.3 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.4 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.5 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.6 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.7 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 1.8 Knowledge Check30m
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Module 2: Special Rules for Sales Contracts

6 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
6 videos
UCC Article 2 Contract Formation11m
Title to Goods & Risk of Loss: No Breach7m
Title to Goods & Risk of Loss: Breach4m
Sale of Goods by Non-owners5m
Warranties for Sales of Goods9m
1 reading
Module 2 Overview and Resources10m
7 practice exercises
Lesson 2.1 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 2.2 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 2.3 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 2.4 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 2.5 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 2.6 Knowledge Check30m
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3
6 hours to complete

Module 3: Enforcing Agreements

9 videos (Total 80 min), 1 reading, 9 quizzes
9 videos
Interview with a Business Attorney8m
Assignment & Delegation17m
Discharge: Mutual Agreement & Conditions8m
Discharge: Breach & Operation of Law7m
Contract Performance: Common Law7m
Contract Performance: Sale of Goods7m
Remedies for Breach: Common Law9m
Remedies for Breach: Sale of Goods4m
1 reading
Module 3 Overview and Resources10m
9 practice exercises
Lesson 3.1 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.2 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.3 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.4 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.5 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.6 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.7 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 3.8 Knowledge Check30m
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Module 4: Agency and Employment Law

7 videos (Total 51 min), 2 readings, 8 quizzes
7 videos
Rights & Duties of Principals & Agents6m
Principal & Agent Liability8m
Agency Termination3m
Employee Rights10m
Basics of Labor Unions6m
Labor Actions7m
2 readings
Module 4 Overview and Resources10m
Course Wrap-Up10m
8 practice exercises
Lesson 4.1 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.2 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.3 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.4 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.5 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.6 Knowledge Check30m
Lesson 4.7 Knowledge Check30m
Module 4 Quiz30m
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Top reviews from Corporate & Commercial Law I: Contracts & Employment Law

By MBSep 9th 2018

The course is so insightful and definitely enhances your knowledge on its subject. Its unbelievable how the professor makes such heavy course SUPER LIGHT and fun!!

By BPAug 29th 2018

Although the instructor is a teaching assistant, not listed as full professor, he’s excellent. Dynamic and knowledegable. Good mix of practical advice and law.

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Professor Michael R Fricke

Teaching Assistant Professor
Department of Business Administration

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