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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Estate Development / Management Estate Agency

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The aim of the course is to provide you with a detailed understanding of the property development and appraisal process, encompassing the financial, physical, legal and social aspects. You will analyse development situations and respond to particular development problems with derived solutions. You will also be able to critically appraise options and independently evaluate alternative courses of action. The course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). As part of the Development Finance and Funding module, students undertake a study trip to New York. This course is fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

The RICS accreditation will enable you to take the Professional Assessment of Competence after a period of suitable employment. There are employment opportunities in the public, private and not-for- profit sectors. Some part-time students are employed by surveying firms to receive accredited training while working.

Different course options

Full time | Marylebone Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

This module aims to develop your cultural and analytical understanding of how buildings and the space configuration within them support the strategic objectives of the organisation. The module addresses sustainability, corporate social responsibility and the underpinning legislation. It also reviews the principles and application of the legislation affecting the workplace. You will explore the concepts of strategic business space usage, and gain a critical understanding of the use and management of space resources in the role of informed client.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should hold a degree (normally at least Second Class Honours) from a UK university or one of comparable standing, or membership of a recognised professional body whose entry requirements are equivalent to graduate level, and ideally some relevant practical experience. The course is well suited for those with a first degree in geography, economics, a traditional science, a property-related discipline or law. If their first degree and other qualifications are not so well aligned the course team may require further evidence of their ability to study the subject material as deemed appropriate.

University information

The University of Westminster provides practical, rounded education so that people from every background can realise their true potential. We foster innovation and creativity, informed by professional practice and inspired by research. Through close links with industry, professional practice and academia in London, overseas and across the world, the University of Westminster creates rewarding connections between research, teaching and...more