Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 3 hour studio per week |
Total Time Commitment:
One of the following subjects or equivalent:
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2015
Not offered in 2015
|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
CoordinatorDr Kimberly Winson-Geideman
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
This subject is a survey of investment decision-making in the context of property, with a focus on cash flows, return, and value. Property investments are surveyed with emphases on the analysis of commercial real estate and the theory and methods of investment analysis in respect to tax and financial consequences. Financial and non-financial factors influencing the investment feasibility of income-producing property are covered.
At the end of the subject, students should be able to:
Discussion questions, due weeks 3, 5, 8, 11, 20%, 1000 words.
Mid-term exam, due week 6, 40%, 2000 words.
Final Exam, due end of semester, 40%, 2000 words.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
|Recommended Texts:|| |
G. Brown and G. Matysiak, Real Estate Investment: A Capital Market Approach, Prentice Hall, 2000.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject is intended to develop the following generic skills:
Master of Property |
Master of Property
200 point Master of Property |
300 point Master of Property
Melbourne School of Design multidisciplinary elective subjects
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