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Property and Construction Economics

property management cpd
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Short course
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 30 September 2020
  • Course duration: Wednesday afternoons term-time only (typically 2 - 5 pm) for twelve weeks, plus coursework

This course will give you the skills to evaluate economic theory and alternative approaches to market analysis and evaluation within the real estate and construction markets.

It will also develop your ability to evaluate and analyse how the real estate and construction professions operate and interact within the industries.


By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • analyse economic concepts relating to real estate and construction markets
  • evaluate the market structure of the industry
  • debate the economic and social importance to the economy and society
  • identify and analyse industry-wide problems based on an understanding of the market structure, performance and behaviour of the industry.

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

Passing the assessed element (an exam or coursework) can also contribute credit towards a postgraduate award. All candidates seeking credit will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. If you wish to receive credit you must mention this at the time of application, or with your tutor at the earliest opportunity.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: cpdbe@ntu.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

This course will include:

  • the resources and capacity to produce output in the property and construction sectors
  • price determination using supply and demand analysis
  • the impact of the real estate and construction industries on the national economy - and its sustainability
  • an overview of market structure, performance and behaviour in the UK
  • a comparative study of other European economies and government interventions.

How you’re taught

Teaching and learning will take place using a flexible programme of lectures, workshops, seminars and tutorials.

Entry requirements

Level: Professional/postgraduate

Entry Requirements: You should have a minimum of three years’ professional experience.

If you wish to receive credit, you should also have a 2:2 honours degree in a subject unrelated or partially related to real estate or construction.

Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications and/or relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Level: Professional/postgraduate

Entry Requirements: You should have a minimum of three years’ professional experience.

If you wish to receive credit, you should also have a 2:2 honours degree in a subject unrelated or partially related to real estate or construction.

Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications and/or relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.

How to apply

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then your form to be considered by the academic team: cpdbe@ntu.ac.uk

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

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then your form to be considered by the academic team: cpdbe@ntu.ac.uk

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

Fees and funding

The fee for this course is £925

Payment is due before the course starts.

The fee for this course is £925.

Payment is due before the course starts.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418