Construction and Planning

property management cpd
  • Level(s) of study: Professional
  • Study mode(s): Part-time (day)
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: October 2018
  • Course duration: Tuesday mornings for 13 weeks, term-time only

The course introduces you to the professional and technical subjects within the field of real estate.

The course will introduce you to building technology concepts and terminology, specifically with regard to traditional domestic and low rise multi-storey construction.

You'll also learn about the principles of investment, investment characteristics and investment valuation techniques, and the key aspects of land use and the Town and Country Planning system.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • generate new ideas, innovations or solutions to problems
  • communicate information, ideas and concepts in an articulate fashion
  • work constructively and cooperatively in teams
  • apply ethical and professional values to situations.

A CPD certificate will be issued upon successful completion of the course.

Successful completion can also contribute 15 credits towards a PGDip or MSc award.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email

Tel: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

This course will include:

  • Traditional building techniques (including foundations, wall construction, floor systems, roof systems, fenestration)
  • an overview of building services
  • non-traditional construction techniques
  • alternative forms of investment and the concept of yield
  • the basic techniques of real estate valuation
  • an introduction to the mathematics of valuation and investment mathematics, formulae and tables
  • the purpose, nature and application of national and international property valuation standards.
  • forces of urban change, the planning framework, urban planning policy land use systems.

How to apply

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Further information on how to apply

Need help with your application?
For admissions related enquiries please contact us:
Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418