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PO2009: LAND AND PROPERTY ECONOMICS (2017-2018)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:26


Course Overview

The course will facilitate greater understanding of real estate and land markets and of the linkages between supply, demand and price. It will provide explanations of market behavior and discuss activity patterns and outcomes with reference to specific property markets. Students will gain an understanding of the institutions that govern land use and real estate transactions and will develop skills to identify and interpret property market data in order to analyze market sectors and property types. Students will also make critical economic assessments of land use and planning policy and the methods of policy delivery.

 

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Nan Liu

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

  • Economic analysis of property markets.
  • Property market as a set of linked markets.
  • Institutional and regulatory environment of property.
  • Basics of property market analysis: use, investment and development.
  • Analysis of property sectors (offices, retail, industrial, housing).
  • Modelling property market activity.
  • Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

    • MA Accountancy-Real Estate
    • MA Business Management-Real Estate
    • MA Finance-Real Estate
    • MA Real Estate
    • Property Joint

    Contact Teaching Time

    43 hours

    This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

    Teaching Breakdown


    Assessment

    1st Attempt: 1 two-hour examination (80%); continuous assessment (20%) consisting of one essay of 1,500 words in length.

    Resit: 1 two-hour written examination (100%).

    Formative Assessment

    This will take place via tutorial discussions.

    Feedback

    Oral feedback is given on the tutorial presentation. A written feedback will be given to the essay assignment.

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