CONS06029 2019 Introduction to Property Services
The module provides an introduction to property services and the main trends currently emerging in the area. The aim of the module is to provide the student with a basic understanding of the commercial and residential property management profession.
On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;
Demonstrate an understanding of the emergence and on-going development of the profession of property services management
Demonstrate an appreciation of the main theoretical concepts underpinning the profession
Describe the main trends emerging in the profession
A knowledge of the relationships between property asset management and the property development and investment industries
Understand the importance of communicating information clearly
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Lectures, tutorials, seminars and continuous assessment
Module Assessment Strategies
Continuous Assessment (100%)
Repeat Continuous Assessment
- Historical framework for the development of property services management as a profession.
- Principal theories in the area of property services management and the application of academic theory in the profession, including the principles of tenanted property.
- Property services management in an Irish context.
- Main definitions pertaining to the property management industry.
- Main trends and emerging issues associated with the profession of property services management, including economic drivers, etc.
Coursework & Assessment Breakdown
|Title||Type||Form||Percent||Week||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|1||Continuous Assessment||Continuous Assessment||Assignment||100 %||OnGoing||1,2,3,4,5|
Full Time Mode Workload
|Independent Learning||Not Specified||Independent Learning||4||Weekly||4.00|
Part Time Mode Workload
Online Learning Mode Workload
|Online Lecture||Distance Learning Suite||Online Lecture||1||Weekly||1.00|
|Directed Learning||Not Specified||Directed Learning||1||Weekly||1.00|
|Independent Learning||Not Specified||Independent Learning||4.84||Weekly||4.84|
Required & Recommended Book List
2002-11-01 Property Asset Management Taylor & Francis
ISBN 9781135823351 ISBN-13 1135823359
Property has unique characteristics, both as an investment and as an operational holding. A thorough understanding of this dual role is needed by professionals responsible for maximising a property's full potential. Property Asset Management emphasizes the need for a strategic plan in property management as well as for efficient day-to-day practice.
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