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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 hours a week (48 hours total) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||25 points of first year subjects in economics, finance, accounting, management or equivalent|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject aims to give students an understanding of the processes and issues relating to the transfer of freehold and leasehold interests in property with a commercial agency focus within the current legal and market context. The subject will be presented under three main themes: 1) Real estate agency structures - legislation and agency practice, licensing, codes of ethics, consumer protection, 2) The management of an agency practice including trust accounts and 3) Marketing and markets.
On completion of the subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||One essay of 2,000 words 25% (mid-semester); one practical assignment equivalent of 2,000 words 25% (due week 10); one two hour examination 50% (end of semester). A minimum grade of at least 40% must be achieved in the final examination to pass the subject.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Bachelor of Property and Construction |
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