Higher postgraduate course, first semester.
30 NQF credits at NQF level 9

Convener: Professor J Yeats

Course entry requirements: Competent academic and/or practical knowledge of the general principles of South African company law.

Course outline:
This course will be presented thorough a series of lectures. The areas to be addressed will be: Share capital; repurchases; shares and debentures; alteration of shareholders' rights and schemes of arrangement; raising share capital; membership; transfer and dealing; uncertified shares; insider trading; takeovers; dividends; financial markets and their regulation and derivatives.

DP requirements: Satisfactory attendance at and participation in lectures.

Assessment: Coursework 40%, Examination 60%