BACHELOR OF PROPERTY CRICOS Course Code: 078181A Duration: 2 years full-time (6 semesters). Flexible part-time options available for Australian students. Starting: January, May, September ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent, or Bond College certificate. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW The global property market provides a variety of career opportunities for graduates in the property valuation, development and management sectors. Graduates that can demonstrate well-developed cognitive, technical and communication skills and the ability to select and apply methods and technologies relevant to professional practice are highly sought after in the field of property. With climate change a primary concern to most organisations, up to date qualifications in sustainability are also highly regarded. PROGRAM STRUCTURE The structure of the Bachelor of Property is based on 24 theoretical and practical subjects. This program is designed in close consultation with prominent industry professional boards to ensure the integrity and contemporary relevance of the degree. All classes in this degree are delivered Monday to Wednesday. This provides you with the opportunity to schedule work and study, or participate in work experience. University Core Subjects (4) Bond University graduates are distinguished in the workplace by their superior leadership, communication and entrepreneurial abilities. These abilities are fostered through our unique Core Skills Program: One subject from each of the following categories: • Communication Skills • Knowledge and Critical Thinking • Leadership, Initiative and Teamwork • Responsibility PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This program covers a comprehensive range of subjects within the property development and management industry, including construction practices, feasibility studies, finance, investment and valuation, property markets, sustainable development and urban development. This degree provides the opportunity to specialise in Property Valuation.
Bachelor of Property Subjects (17) • Asset and Facilities Management • Economics of Sustainable Development • Feasibility Analysis • Introduction to Accounting • Land Economy and the Environment • Managing Projects • Planning Process • Principles of Property Valuation • Property Agency and Marketing • Property Development • Property Finance and Taxation • Property Investment and Valuation • Real Estate Property Rights • Sustainable Development and Society • Understanding Buildings 1 • Understanding Buildings 2 • Capstone Project The final semester of this program is highlighted by an industry based capstone project which integrates the full range of topics covered during the degree. Electives (3) You may select three electives offered by the Institute or other faculties at Bond University. > Property Valuation Specialisation You may use two electives to specialise in Property Valuation. Completion of these subjects will result in recognition by the Australian Property Institute (API), and additional career opportunities in the property industry. PROFESSIONAL OUTCOMES This degree will provide you with a dynamic range of career pathways in the property industry. Opportunities include property valuation, property development, project management, investment, finance, portfolio management, asset and facilities management and research. Graduates are also equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainable development, and will be able to seek work anywhere in Australia or around the world. PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITATION Students graduating with a Bachelor of Property are internationally recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Graduates of this program will also be recognised by the Australian Property Institute (API) for Associate Membership with Certified Property Practitioner Certification (CPP). Students who complete the relevant Property Valuation subjects as electives will qualify for certification with the Australian Property Institute as a Certified Practising Valuer with the Valuers Registration Board of Queensland, and New South Wales Fair Trading (conditional on meeting professional practice requirements). Students must select (compulsory for API accreditation): • Commercial Valuation • Specialist and Statutory Valuation