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Master of Facilities Management

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Award granted Master of Facilities Management

Cloud (online)*

Duration1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeS795

There will be no intake into this course in 2015.


* Note: This course is only available to International students studying offshore.

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Course overview

Facilities management is an emerging discipline that centres around the management of existing facilities and the strategic alignment of physical infrastructure to an organisation’s core business goals, and the important health and safety needs of its workforce and customers.  


Deakin’s Master of Facilities Management will equip you to be able to work across traditional professional boundaries, from property investment and development through to space management and workplace logistics, using key project management skills to ensure optimum value for money is attained at all stages of the property life cycle.


Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.

Career opportunities

Multiple career opportunities can arise from a qualification in facilities management. These include: asset and property management, property investment and management, workplace logistics and strategic technical services, sustainable practices and effective planning and design of space.

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Alternative exits

Graduate Certificate of Facilities Management (S595)
Graduate Diploma of Facilities Management (S695)

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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

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Master of Facilities Management, you must successfully complete 12 credit points as follows:

  • 11 core units (12 credit points)

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Course structure

Trimester 1

SRF701 Operational Facilities and Asset Management  

SRF702 Strategic Facilities and Asset Management  

MPM721 Organisational Behaviour  

SRR782 Research Methodology  

SRM752 Advanced Project Management  


Trimester 2

SRF703 Risk Management  

SRM751 Integrated Project Information Management  

SRQ762 Cost Planning  

SRT750 Sustainable Futures  

SRR715 Thesis (Facilities Management)  (2 cps)


Trimester 3

SRV799 Built Environment Integrated Project  



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