University of Newcastle
Area of Study
Construction Management, Design Management, Economics
Taught In English
ARBE1300 or equivalent to ARBE2307 or equivalent - Students should have a basic knowledge of economics in construction industry (ARBE2307) before enrolling in this course
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units10
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewLEARNING OUTCOMES1. Understand the operation of property management2. Conduct life-cycle costing analysis3. Identify the sources of property finance4. Understand the taxation implications and capital allowances in the property development process5. Apply the methods of investment appraisal6. Prepare a feasibility analysis for a commercial facilityCONTENTIntroduction to the process of feasibility studySite analysisMarket analysisProperty Management and life-cycle costing analysisValuation of PropertyProperty finance and Tax implications/capital allowancesTime value of moneyPresent and future value calculationMethods of investment appraisalDiscounted cash flow analysisRisk analysis in discounted cash flowReview of discounted cash flow analysis and process of feasibility study
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.