Unit details

MMP212 - Property Investment

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

SRP212

EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

N Hurst

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This is an applied property unit dealing with investment property in the commercial, industrial, retail and multi-unit residential markets. The focus is on the valuation and analysis of real estate development and investment proposals with particular emphasis on the understanding and application of quantitative methods in the analysis of real property.  The unit examines the time value of money in detail including the six financial formulas used when undertaking a cash flow analysis.  An objective of the units is for students to understand approaches to undertaking property investment and using the two primary valuation approaches, namely the discounted cash flow approach and the capitalisation of income approach.

Assessment

Assignment 1 2500 words 25%, Assignment 2 2500 words 25%, Examination 2 hours 50%, Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the available marks in the examination

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2594$2754

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.


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