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Property and the Built Environment - BADP3002

Year - 2020

This unit provides an introduction to the theory and practice of contemporary property development. Students will develop an understanding of the theory of property and the professional's role in the delivery of development projects involving different sectors, project types and stakeholders. Students will work on a case study site, often with an industry partner. The unit introduces basic: construction and tenure types, project costings; an overview of the construction industry and stakeholder management; and timelining a construction project. On completion, students will be able to identify major stakeholders and prepare project feasibilities with accompaning risk mitigation measures. Students will develop an understanding of contemporary property development, its effects on cities, its role in the economy, and the processes and stakeholders involved.

lecture 2 hrs/week; tutorial 1 hr/week

assessment 1 (25%), assessment 2 (25%) and assessment 3 (50%); one or more of these assessments may be group tasks

Course material, announcements and assessment submission will be available at


DAAE1001 and BADP2002


BAEN3002 or ENGG3854


Faculty: Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Urban and Regional Planning and Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dallas Rogers
HECS Band: 2
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