ACCA Corporate and Business Law Module – ACCA LW F4
Work towards your ACCA qualification and membership with this ACCA LW F4 module in corporate and business law.
- Start working towards a prestigious qualification that is respected globally thanks to their reputation for excellence with this ACCA LW F4 Corporate and Business Law module.
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This ACCA LW F4 Corporate and Business Law module is designed to develop the learner’s knowledge of the general legal framework, and the legal areas relating specifically to business. During this course, you’ll learn more about the English legal system and the areas that impact business transactions, as well as exploring how companies are administered and regulated, developing an understanding of corporate fraudulent behaviour, and the legal implications relating to insolvency law.
To achieve the full ACCA membership qualification you will need to complete this course, as well as 12 other modules. Alternatively, you can complete this module, plus the following five modules to achieve the ACCA Fundamentals – Applied Skills qualification:
- ACCA PM F5 Performance Management
- ACCA TX F6 Taxation
- ACCA FR F7 Financial Reporting
- ACCA AA F8 Audit and Assurance
- ACCA FM F9 Financial Management
Or, if you’re looking to simply develop your knowledge of business environments, you can also study this course on its own.
Read our guide to the ACCA course and modules.
Varies depending on enrolment date.
On successful completion of your exam, you will receive a pass in the ACCA LW F4 Corporate and Business Law module. This pass will count towards the full ACCA qualification.
In order to study this course, you must have completed one of the following: - ACCA Applied Knowledge exams - ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business (RQF Level 4) - Relevant accounting or finance qualification at degree level Proof of these qualifications must be provided when registering with ACCA as a student.
A mixture of progress tests and mock exams to prepare you for your exam. You will need to sit the ACCA exam at the end of this course to pass and continue working towards your qualification.
- Law and the legal system
- Source of law
- Formation of contract
- Content of contracts
- Breach of contract and remedies
- The law of torts and professional negligence
- Contract of employment
- Dismissal and redundancy
- Agency law
- Corporations and legal personality
- The formation and constitution of a company
- Share capital
- Loan capital
- Capital maintenance and dividend law
- Company directors
- Other company officers
- Company meetings and resolutions
- Insolvency and administration
- Fraudulent and criminal behaviour
During this course, you will complete a number of progress tests and mock exams in preparation for your exam. You will need to sit an exam at the end of this module in order to achieve a pass.
Exams are not included in the cost of this course. You will need to book and pay for your exams directly with ACCA.
Course duration varies depending on when you enrol and start the course.
This course is offered on a distance learning basis, meaning you will have access to your required study materials. You will also have unlimited support from your personal tutor via email. Studying via distance learning means you can fit your studies around your commitments and progress at your own pace.
On successful completion of your exam, will receive a pass in the ACCA LW F4 Corporate and Business Law module. This pass will count towards your overall ACCA membership and qualification.
ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) are a global body for professional accountants based on international accounting standards. It is currently the world’s largest accountancy body, with nearly 700,000 members and students in 180 countries.
With a network of 83 offices and active centres around the world, the ACCA also have 57 global accountancy partnerships. Within Europe, they are a recognised supervisory body for the purposes of licensing auditors and finance professionals in the European Union.
In order to study this course, you must have successfully completed one of the following:
- ACCA Applied Knowledge exams
- ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business (RQF Level 4)
- Hold a relevant accounting or finance qualification at degree level
Proof of these qualifications must be provided when registering with ACCA as a student.
To achieve the full ACCA qualification, you will need to complete a total of 36 months of work experience in a relevant accounting or finance role. This work will need to be supervised and signed off by a practical experience supervisor.
You can start your work experience at any time and can continue gaining experience after completion of your exams.
There may be exemptions depending on what qualifications you already have. To find out if you are eligible to claim for an exemption, use the ACCA exemptions calculator.
Students will be required to pay a fee for each exam exemption, these can only be awarded by ACCA directly.
Registration fees and exams are not included in the cost of this course. You will need to book and pay for these directly with ACCA.
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