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|Award granted||Graduate Diploma of Property|
1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
|Deakin course code||M633|
Please note: This course is only offered off campus and is only available in Trimester 1 and 2
Deakin’s popular Graduate Diploma of Property has been designed to suit demand for and the needs of two types of graduates:
The course will provide students with the opportunity to develop and refine their core professional skills, particularly related to property development and valuation. Students will develop an important understanding of who the various stakeholders in the property and real estate market are, and how they collaborate to co-ordinate, organise, develop and manage property in broader society.
Students in the course are 'engaged' with the material, the lecturers and other students via the use of cutting edge technology which can be accessed from any global location.
The course brings together a range of built environment disciplines from sustainable construction to property management to provide a broad perspective on issues of relevant international significance.
A focus on sustainability and its economic, social and environmental underpinnings in the broad property market giving the course particular significance and relevance, while case studies provide opportunity for critical reflection and analysis.
Relevance to current and proposed ‘real life’ initiatives in the context of case study research is an important part of the course. Students will gain specialist skills through practical experience and benefit from cutting-edge research and close cooperation with the property industry.
Students will graduate equipped with a high level understanding of the theoretical, policy, evaluative and research frameworks that underpin the property and real estate profession.
For graduates with a cognate undergraduate degree this course is a CPV accredited 100% external postgraduate course which is delivered via flexible delivery.
Graduates with a cognate degree such as: Commerce, Business, Planning, Architecture, Construction, Quantity Surveying, Law or Engineering will have satisfied the academic requirements for Certified Property Valuer (CPV) status membership of the Australian Property Institute (API).
The Graduate Diploma of Property is recognised and professionally accredited by the Australian Property Institute (API). Graduates have satisfied the academic requirements for Certified Property Practitioner (CPP) status, Certified Property Manager (CPM) status and Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) status. In addition graduates who commenced study with a cognate undergraduate degree will satisfy the academic requirements for Certified Practising Valuer (CPV) status of the API.
Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.
Please be aware:
The Graduate Diploma of Property requires completion of 8 credit points of core units.
Students may also choose to exit the Graduate Diploma of Property prior to completing the program, with a Graduate Certificate of Property ( which comprises four credit points of Graduate Diploma units).
Students complete the following core units:
|MMP713||Property and Real Estate Context (ONLINE)|
|MMP712||Rating and Statutory Valuation (ONLINE)|
|MMP722||Sustainable Construction Studies (ONLINE)|
|MMP742||Investment Valuation (ONLINE)|
|MMP721||Property and Real Estate Law and Practice (ONLINE)|
|MMP731||Management of Real Estate (ONLINE)|
|MMP732||Property Development (ONLINE)|
|MMP741||Property and Real Estate Valuation (ONLINE)|