University of Salford

Degree level: Undergraduate

Real Estate Development and Management with Placement Year

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Course summary

Real estate professionals have an extensive understanding of the property industry, and confidently display their professional knowledge to clients. Develop these skills and prepare for a lucrative and rewarding career in this fast-paced sector with our BSc (Hons) Real Estate Development and Management with Professional Experience degree. Covering a broad range of key industry areas, the course curriculum explores the processes involved in real-estate delivery, and the strategic management techniques used by professionals. Topics covered include valuation, planning processes, commercial building construction, development appraisals and feasibility studies. Build in-demand professional knowledge and skills A gateway to professional status, our Real Estate Development and Management degree course is accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Delivered by industry-experienced tutors and practitioners, you'll be educated to the highest industry standards, studying a range of tailored, industry-shaped modules that will develop your professional, technical and interpersonal skill set. Across four years of study - including an industry placement, you'll study essential modules in regulation, economics, principles of valuation and appreciation of technology. As you progress, you will expand your knowledge in property law, property asset management and urban regeneration, historic conservation and strategic asset management. With the professional experience pathway, you'll spend a year in industry between your second and third year. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your CV, apply your academic knowledge, build workplace skills in a real-world environment, and to reflect on your own personal development and career choices With a focus on your future employability, you’ll develop a broad spectrum of professional, technical and transferable skills. Collaboration is core to our values, so we strive to embed this throughout your studies. You will experience group projects that will build your confidence and capabilities in team working, problem-solving and communication - all desirable skills for real-world built environment careers. Get closer to industry Located at the heart of one of the largest property and construction markets outside of London, Salford is a great place to study real estate, with impressive development projects right on our doorstep. Delivered from our Peel park campus, minutes away from buzzing central Manchester, you’ll have opportunities to visit local construction projects, and receive industry guest lectures, building your professional connections and helping you to gain real-world context for your learning. You’ll also include an industry placement between years two and three, where you can develop additional professional and transferable skills, and make early career connections. Features • Accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) • Include a placement year in industry, developing additional professional and transferable skills • Understand the economic conditions, legal regulations and technological advancements driving the sector • Build key skills in areas such as valuation, development, investment and management • Explore and apply the digital tools and technologies used in industry • Build knowledge and understanding of management theories in construction and property development • Use industry software and technology to understand how real-time digital data guides physical construction

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N271
Institution code:
S03
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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66%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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University of Salford
The Crescent
Salford
M5 4WT


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Additional information

Monday 5 July to Wednesday 17 August 9am until 5pm (except Fridays 10 am until 4pm), Thursday 18 August, 8am to 7pm, Friday 19 August 8am to 6pm, Saturday 20 August Clearing Visit Day Sunday 21 August Closed Monday 22 August 9am to 5pm (and from this date on, except for Fridays 10am to 4pm).


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Real Estate Development and Management with Placement Year at University of Salford - UCAS