|Year of offer||Not available in 2019|
|Subject level||Graduate coursework|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
A series of case studies conducted in two cities in China and India: Shanghai, Beijing, Bangalore and Hyderabad, over four intensive weeks. Case studies are to be carried out in groups. They will cover a range of property, construction and infrastructure topics including project inception, project finance, project valuation and appraisal, urban planning policies and permits, project procurement and delivery, construction planning and management, construction technology and services, construction methods and equipment, construction and leasing contracts, and associated legal matters.
Candidates are required to arrange and pay for their own travel, accommodation and incidentals. The travel cost and accommodation is around AUD 5500 (AUD 2500 for travel and AUD 3000 for accommodation, food and local travel). One preferred/ recommended budget accommodation option in each of the cities will be provided.
Note: This subject includes a pre-teaching period. During the pre-teaching period students are expected to complete the course readings, review the lectures and any other course preparation as outlined on the LMS. The LMS will become available at the commencement of the pre-teaching dates. Pre-teaching starts around mid-May
Intended learning outcomes
- To provide an international perspective in property, construction and infrastructure
- To observe and record industry operations in two developing countries
- To enable international comparisons of property and construction markets
- To understand alternative cultural drivers of the property and construction industries
- Case study work in teams
- Written professional reports
- Oral presentations
- International experience