Bachelor of Property (Development, Investment & Valuation)


  • Course Overview
  • Course Structure

Markets and people move fast in the property sector managers need to have the business acumen and skills to stay ahead.

At ICMS we train you to think like a business manager. Working with real-world scenarios you’ll learn how to make informed business decisions, thinking strategically to predict the movements of industry and manage complex issues related to real estate development, investment and valuation.

Every major company with property relies on a portfolio manager to ensure their assets keep their value. With a property degree from ICMS you have huge earning and employment potential in the property landscape. Positions range from small management firms to large commercial development companies.

When it comes to a degree specialising in property development, facilities management, valuation and commercial real estate – we are the property people. Our Bachelor of Property (Development, Investment and Valuation) was designed by our ICMS property industry professionals including our respected staff and industry partners. Things move quickly in business and successful managers need the knowledge and skills to make big decisions and anticipate trends in the property market. Our property degree is reviewed and refined so that we continue to meet the demands of this dynamic industry.

When you graduate from ICMS you’ll have more than just a degree. Built into your qualification is up to 9 months of industry experience. In the study period prior to your work integrated learning (WIL) subject, we work closely with you to secure a suitable placement that is the best fit for your skills, interests and professional goals. Your placement could take you anywhere in Australia, or globally. It is all about securing the most suitable placement for you. That means that by the time you graduate you will have work experience on your CV; a network of contacts in your chosen industry; and the confidence to jump straight into your career.

Theory is important, it will teach you the fundamentals you need to be a property management leader. But nothing is as valuable as putting theory into practice. In addition to your industry training, you’ll gain hands-on experience through practical classes, and take your learning of property law offsite as you experience a real case at the Environment and Planning Court.

Combining specialised property subjects with business subjects, we train you in the critical thinking and analytical skills you’ll need to prepare for a management role in this exciting industry after you graduate.

At ICMS we have lecturers with global careers who are experts in property. Our guest lecturers come from the very best in industry in Australia and globally. You will meet with successful property developers and investors.

Quick facts

Your Future

Property professionals are leaders in the business of buildings – from property acquisition and development, to use and maintenance, marketing and finance, and valuation and investment. Property ownership has become a global industry with a shortage of management professionals for many key roles. At ICMS we’ll prepare you for a global career as a leader in this field.

When you graduate with an ICMS Bachelor of Property (Development, Investment and Valuation) your industry experience and blend of practical business and management training will see you ready for an impressive career in property.

Your career opportunities* could include:

  • Facilities Manager
  • Property Fund Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Portfolio Manager (Corporate)
  • Retail Centre Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Portfolio Analyst
  • Contract Manager

*Please note that if you would like to work as an Assistant Agent in Real Estate, Stock and Station or Strata Management, you require a Certificate of Registration. We recommend this be completed prior to commencing your WIL placement. The Units of Competency required to apply for a Certificate of Registration will have to be completed externally to ICMS.

The course information on this website is indicative of a typical study pattern only and is subject to change. Enrolled students will be made aware of changes to their course structure or subjects.
Not all subjects are offered every trimester. The Academic Consulting Office can assist you with subject selection and structuring your course.

Prospectus 2020