1. Practical and Theoretical Foundations of Corporate Governance 2. Does Corporate Governance Matter? 3. Major Regulatory Influences on Corporate Governance in Australia 4. The Role of the Board of Directors in Facilitating Corporate Governance 5. Company Directors: Statutory and Common Law Duties 6. The Audit Committee 7. Role of Other Board Committees 8. The External Audit Function and Corporate Governance 9. Code of Conduct, Risk Management and Share Trade Policies 10. National Models of Corporate Governance 11. Ratings of the Corporate Governance Practices of Australia's Largest Companies 12. Corporate Social Responsibility Lecturers: Does this table of contents fit your course? This text has been written to facilitate ease of customisation. Talk to your Sales Representative today about building a custom book that will specifically address the needs of your unit.