Real Estate BSc (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20
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    4 (Building)
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Course Summary

- Work with industry-active academics, leading firms and successful alumni on a RICS-accredited course.- Study in a booming city with extensive real estate development.- Explore regional, national and international real estate on field trips, live projects and placements.- Have the opportunity to work abroad — Erasmus funding is available for European placements.- Prepare for a range of careers — this course is a starting point for the whole real estate sector.On this long-standing course, you'll learn how real estate and regeneration can improve lives. You'll join a wide network of students, graduates and academics who are shaping the world around them. On graduating, you’ll have the qualifications, credentials, contacts and experience you need for an exciting career in the property sector.**How you learn**On this course, you’ll look at how the life-cycle of real estate is core to the wider economy, the environment and society. Property performance influences not only financial returns, but also wellness, mental health, accessibility and inclusivity.Throughout the course, you’ll work with industry figures on a range of exciting real-world projects, and you’ll usually undertake a placement year in a real estate firm or an allied organisation.You learn through- lectures, including guest speakers from professional practice- seminars and workshops- live projects, simulations including professional consultancy- field trips- placements**Applied learning****Work placements**In your third year you have the chance to put your professional skills to work with a placement at one of the major national or regional offices of surveying firms, including developers and asset managers. Your placement year usually contributes 200 days towards the professional experience requirement for the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors' Assessment of Professional Competence.We work with real estate firms across the UK to help all our students obtain paid placements — so you can work in a firm that suits you and where learning informs your final year studies and future career options. Salaries typically range from £14,000-£23,000 per year. We do not support unpaid sandwich placements.There are also many other opportunities for work experience throughout the course.**Live projects**Throughout your studies, there are a range of industry guests who will work with you on consultancy, simulations and other projects — posing real problems for you to solve.You’ll also get to observe and participate in Sheffield Hallam’s £200 million estate development — which will transform the gateway to the city from the train station. The development will cement Hallam’s position at the heart of Sheffield’s economy and cityscape, and will enhance our existing provision of modern spaces designed for collaborative, flexible teaching and learning.**Field trips**This course makes the most out of real-world experience. There are regular regional, national and international field trips that allow you to apply your learning in diverse real estate environments. Previous trips have taken place in Dublin, Belfast, Berlin and Madrid as well as Manchester, Liverpool and London.**Networking opportunities**.Guest lectures by practitioners and networking events bring an opportunity to see how your learning relates to the world of real estate practice. We have one of the largest real estate alumni networks in the UK, with events often taking place in London and elsewhere. Many of our alumni contribute to our annual careers day whereby all students, irrespective of their year of study, are encouraged to engage with professionals within our sector.There are opportunities to study abroad at one of our partner universities with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus programme.

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This must include at least 64 points from two A levels or equivalent BTEC National qualifications. For example:BBC at A Level.DMM in BTEC Extended Diploma.A combination of qualifications, which may include AS Levels, EPQ and general studies.

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK's largest universities, set in the heart of Sheffield where one in ten residents are students. Offering a wide range of courses at all levels, the university prides itself on applied learning – with 24,000 placements a year in over 1,000 organisations like BBC, Sony, NHS and Rolls-Royce. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity.


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