The Property major focuses on developing an understanding of the ownership, development, management, feasibility, funding and investment, and occupation of land and buildings.
You will learn about contemporary planning issues, trends in the property discipline, and how the application of construction practices and structural design can add value to developments. The mix of disciplines that comprise this course are particularly targeted at industry needs, and have contributed to successful outcomes for our graduates.
Studies include the full range of skills and specialisations needed for a professional career in this fast-paced and exciting industry.
- investment and finance
- market research
- valuation and management
- urban planning and
The flexibility of our Bachelor of Environments course enables our students to combine additional studies in related disciplines such as international business, legal studies, information technology and systems, languages or the arts.
Environments degree built a foundation of property valuation, management and development as well as having a wider knowledge from other aspects of the built environment such as urban planning and design and construction.
Alex is currently undertaking a Masters of Property at the Melbourne School of Design.
–Alex Briggs, BEnvs Property major
Sample Course Plan
|Sample Course Plan – Bachelor of Environments|
Majoring in Property*
|Year 1||Semester 1||Changing Melbourne||Environments elective (Property Environments recommended)||Introductory Microeconomics1||Breadth|
|Semester 2||Environments elective||Constructing Environments||Introductory Macroeconomics (recommended)1, 2||Breadth|
|Year 2||Semester 1||Principles of Property||Construction Industry Studies - Property||Environments Elective||Breadth|
|Semester 2||Principles of Property Valuation||Investment and Finance for Property||Environments Elective||Breadth|
|Year 3||Semester 1||Property Resource Analysis||Property Case Studies||Environments Elective||Breadth OR Environments Elective|
|Semester 2||Property Analysis Studio (capstone)||Property Management||Environments Elective||Breadth OR Environments Elective|
* For students commencing in Semester 1with VCE Specialist Maths 3/4 (study score of 25) or equivalent.
This is a sample course plan only. Subjects do not have to be taken in this order. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.
1 This subject can also be taken as Breadth instead of Enabling in order to keep major options open.
2 Students are NOT required to complete recommended subjects in order to complete a major.