MMP721 - Property and Real Estate Law and Practice


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: SRP721
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 11 scheduled online seminars


This unit aims to give students an understanding of the Australian property law system including: the historical basis of the system, ownership models, Native title, property law concepts, and rights and interests that impact property.

On completion of the unit students should be able to:

  • discuss the various sources of law relating real property
  • discuss in detail property law principles as they relate to real property
  • explain of the role of Parliament, the Courts, Tribunals and industry bodies in the property market
  • discuss the various rights, interests and encumbrances that affect property ownership including co-ownership and multi-owned property
  • explain the land registration system

Hurdle requirement

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

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