Estate Management- Course Module

MAJOR AREAS OF STUDY AND COURSE NUMBERING SYSTEM

       STRESS AREAS AND CODE NUMBERS

The major areas of study in the programme and their code numbers are given below;

Stress Area                                                                             Code Numbers

¨         Foundation                                                                                              0

¨         Land and Resource Development                                                       1

¨         Land Use and Planning                                                                        2

¨         Taxation and Rating                                                                              3

¨         Arbitration and Awards                                                                        4

¨         Property Management                                                                          5

¨         Valuation                                                                                                 6

¨         Estate and Development Finance                                                       7

¨         Feasibility & Viability Appraisals                                                        8

¨         Project/Dissertation                                                                              9

            COURSE NUMBERING SYSTEM

Every course offered in the Department is designated with the code ESM followed by a three digit number. The first digit indicates the level or year of study at which the course is offered. The second digit shows the stress area of the course. The last digit indicates the semester when the course is taught, odd numbers signify first semester while even numbers signify second semester.

  1. DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT UNITS IN THE PROGRAMME

The distribution of the workload in terms of compulsory and elective credit units in the semesters and sessions over the normal duration of the programme is indicated in the table below:

Year                1st Semester                2nd Semester  Total Credit Unit

1                                  21                                17                                38

2                                  19                                18                                37

3                                  19                                19                                38

4                                  19              (SIWES) 15                                 34

5                                  18                                19                                37

Total                       96                              88                            184