MMP212 - Property Investment


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: SRP212
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

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

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 scheduled online seminars


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.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the available marks in the examination

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