The workings of the commercial property market and its relevance to national and international financial and investment markets
Advanced current investment and appraisal techniques
Legal, economic, planning, technical and facilities management factors in property management decision making
IT in the property industry
Environmental considerations of real estate development and management
Valuation and Investment Appraisal
Characteristics and economics of the property market
Analysis of property market data and methods of valuation
Valuation of freehold and leasehold interests
RICS Valuation Standards
Investment in property and non-property assets
Portfolio principles and risk management
Appraisal and performance measurement
Property Law and Practice
Legal principles underpinning property and investment
The nature of UK and international law
Professional obligations and liabilities
Law of estate agency
Lease covenants and clauses
Buildings In Use
The design and construction process
Appraising alternative solutions
Foundation, structures and enclosures
Strategic facilities management and measurement
Workplace design and organisational achievement
Business continuity planning
Planning and Development
Land use planning
Planning law and regulation
Development plans and planning appeals
Sustainable development, urban renaissance and regeneration
Traditional development appraisal for land value and profit
Cash flow and advanced DCF appraisal techniques
Marketing of development schemes
Property development finance
This module allows you to develop a research proposal with clear aims and objectives related to the programme of study. With support and training in research methods, you will undertake critical analysis of existing research and engage in various forms of recognised research in order to produce a sustained, sophisticated, and logical argument in the form of a written dissertation.
Istanbul (Turkey) - Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Sisli
Hotel : Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Sisli
Cost: 6750 €
Few places compare to the vibrant, cosmopolitan city of Istanbul, whose enormous size straddles both Europe and Asia, forming a bridge between western and eastern cultures. Resting upon the natural harbor of the Golden Horn, the skyline of the once-Constantinople is pierced with minarets and ancient monuments that embody centuries of history. While it is brimming with historical landmarks and colorful markets, modern Istanbul is also well represented through its contemporary art scene, European-style café culture, world-class dining venues.
Things to do and places to visit in Istanbul
Istanbul is teeming with attractions and landmarks from historic sights and unique cuisine to lively markets and unmistakable culture. It is a thriving city, with a myriad of things to do that skillfully manage to blend every aspect of both the contemporary and the historical world.
On a city break in Istanbul be sure to:
Visit a hammam, a traditional Turkish bath, whose origins date back to Roman times.
Marvel at the Hagia Sophia, Süleymaniye Mosque and Blue Mosque, Istanbul's most spectacular monuments that dominate the skyline.
Explore the Topkapi Palace Museum, one of Istanbul's most visited museums, home to over 80,000 artifacts.
Walk through the Basilica Cistern, an underground marvel built in the 4th century.
Be dazzled by the Grand Bazaar, one of the world's oldest and largest covered markets.
Go shopping for exotic products and Turkish delights in the Spice Bazaar.
Cross the bridge connecting Europe and Asia against the backdrop of the Bosphorus, or take a Bosphorus cruise.
Taste the diversity and flavor of Turkish cuisine.
Admire panoramas of the city from the Galata Tower.
Walk through Taksim Square, the city's dynamic square that never sleeps.