Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/Bachelor of Commerce

Course summary for current students

Award granted

Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/ Bachelor of Commerce

CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration

4 years full-time or part-time equivalent

CRICOS course code072834F
Deakin course codeD325

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Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/Bachelor of Commerce (BPRE/BCom), combines the popular Bachelor of Property and Real Estate and the highly respected Bachelor of Commerce together into a four year program of study. This degree will provide you with the unique opportunity to undertake complementary major sequences in commerce and property and real estate whilst building on the strong synergy between the two high profile disciplines which is sought after in industry.
 
The Bachelor of Commerce has a strong public profile and an established reputation with industry and professional bodies.  Property and real estate is an established discipline in Australia and the course is designed to produce highly skilled property professionals who are able to enter the workforce with a qualification fully recognised by employers, government and professional organisations. Graduates from this degree can enter a wide range of local and international employment positions and are keenly sought after in industry and government.

Professional recognition

The Bachelor of Property and Real Estate has professional accreditation by the Australian Property Institute (API) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).  Graduates will meet the academic requirement to be eligible for registration as a Certified Practising Valuer (CPV).
 
The Bachelor of Commerce can lead to accreditation with many professional bodies, such as the CA Program of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA), Associate membership for the CPA Program, CPA Australia, IPA Program of theInstitute of Public Accountants (IPA) and exemptions may apply for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Australian Computer Society (ACS), the Economics Society of Australia and the Australian Marketing Institute, provided that specific requirements within the course have been met.
 
Units in addition to the 16 credit points required for completion of the Bachelor of Commerce component of this combined course may be necessary to attain some of these professional accreditations.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

Please be aware:

  • fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

The combined course will comprise 32 credit points of study. Students will undertake 16 credit points from the Bachelor of Property and Real Estate and 16 credit points from the Bachelor of Commerce.  Course requirements for both the Bachelor of Property and Real Estate (M348) and the Bachelor of Commerce (M300) must be satisfied.

The 16 credit points studied within the Bachelor of Commerce must include the 10 Bachelor of Commerce core units. 

The 16 credit points studied within the Bachelor of Property and Real Estate will comprise 16 credit points of core units of which four are common with the Bachelor of Commerce core units.  

Students must also complete:

  • A major sequence from the Commerce course
  • A minimum of six credit points at Level 3, of which four must be course grouped to a Faculty of Business and Law undergraduate degree.

Notes:         

  • Units from major sequences offered in the Bachelor of Property and Real Estate are course grouped to Business and Law.
  • The Sustainability major sequence is subject to continued offering of units by the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.

Major sequences

Refer to the details of each major sequence for availability.
Bachelor of Commerce major sequences

Accounting
Accounting Information Systems
Business Analytics
Business Information Systems
Business Security Management #
Commercial Law
eBusiness
Economics
Finance
Financial Planning*
Health Informatics  #
Human Resource Management
Interactive Marketing
International Business
International Management
International Trade and Economic Policy
Management
Marketing
Professional Practice #
Quantitative Business Analysis
Supply Chain Management
Technology Management  #


Bachelor of Property and Real Estate major sequences
Sustainability^
* May only be selected as a second Major for Bachelor of Commerce students
# Offered to continuing students only
^Optional major sequence available to BPRE students

Course structure

Bachelor of Commerce core units

MAE102The Global Economy

MAF101Fundamentals of Finance

MCA010Communication for Academic Studies (0 credit point unit)

MIS101Business Information Systems

MIS171Business Analytics

MMM132Management

MMH299Business Communication

Bachelor of Property and Real Estate core units

MMP111Introduction to Property

MMP112Sustainable Construction

MMP121Property Law and Practice

MMP122Introduction to Property Development

MMP211Statutory Valuation

MMP212Property Investment

MMP213Property Economics

MMP214Commercial Property Construction Studies

MMP221Property Management

MMP222Advanced Property Development

MMP311Advanced Property Valuation

MMP321Advanced Property Analysis

Common core units

MAA103Accounting for Decision Making

MAE101Economic Principles

MLC101Business Law

MMK277Marketing Management

 

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