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MMP121 - Property Law and Practice

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:


Unit chair:

N Johnston





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (Online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


This unit examines the property and real estate marketplace and operation of the stakeholders within.  It discusses the concept of property and ownership in Australia, as well as the general law and Torrens land registration systems in the context of professional property and real estate agency practice.  Reference is made to professional institutions, ethics and industry standards Again with reference to professional practice, the unit further examines  the legal nature of land, improvements fixtures and chattels, encumbrances, easements, restrictive covenants, rights, co-ownership, subdivision, joint tenancy, tenancy in common, licences and leases.


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

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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