MMP223 - Property Law and Practice

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MMP121, SRP121
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MMP121, SRP121
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

Content

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.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle Requirement: students are to achieve at least 50% of the available marks in the examination

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