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Course Details

Course Code: BUSN120 Course ID: 2882 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course provides an introduction to real estate as a business and profession. Students will have the opportunity to discuss and review terminology, concepts and best practices for the real estate industry. Topics will include the real estate market, property rights, deeds and leases, contracts, the closing process, urban economics, brokerage, appraisal, land uses, and insurance.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives:

1. Define real estate principles, concepts, and best practices.
2. Identifythe language, principles, and laws which govern the real estate industry.
3. Distinguish legal analysis, market analysis, real estate service industry, and financial analysis concepts.
4. Interpret real estate market trends and discuss urban and regional economics.
5. Distinguish between public and private restrictions on property ownership.
6. Compare and contrast residential and commercial land uses and development

NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 50.00 %
Introduction Forum 5.56 %
Week 1 Forum 5.56 %
Week 2 Forum 5.56 %
Week 3 Forum 5.56 %
Week 4 Forum 5.56 %
Week 5 Forum 5.56 %
Week 6 Forum 5.56 %
Week 7 Forum 5.56 %
Week 8 Forum 5.56 %
Assignments 50.00 %
Assignment 1: Real Estate Closings Research Paper (Week 3) 25.00 %
Assignment 2: Real Estate Principles Final Research Paper (Week 6) 25.00 %

After successfully completing this course, students will fulfill the following Learning Objectives:

1. Define real estate principles, concepts, and best practices.
2. Identifythe language, principles, and laws which govern the real estate industry.
3. Distinguish legal analysis, market analysis, real estate service industry, and financial analysis concepts.
4. Interpret real estate market trends and discuss urban and regional economics.
5. Distinguish between public and private restrictions on property ownership.
6. Compare and contrast residential and commercial land uses and development

Book Title:Real Estate Principles, 2nd ed. - e-book provided in the classroom
Publication Info:Realty Publications
Author: No Author Specified
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.