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Course Code: BUSN221 Course ID: 2903 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course examines property rights and their valuations. Students will have the opportunity to discuss and review terminology, concepts, and best practices on the factors affecting the value of property rights as they relate to general economic theory and the real estate process. Topics will include real estate appraisal methods, valuation of residential and income-producing property, influences on market value, and trends in the appraisal industry.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 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
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
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

LO1: Identify real estate appraisal principles, concepts, and best practices.

LO2: Describe the appraisal profession, qualifications, licensing, and certification.

LO3: Discuss the real estate marketplace identifying the characteristics of markets, the cost of credit, how real estate is financed, and the elements that create value.

LO4: Discuss the details of the appraisal process including the steps, purpose, and limiting conditions.

LO5: Describe the process involved in building construction and the effects it has on the environment.

LO6: Describe and differentiate between the cost approach, sales comparison approach, and the income capitalization approach.

LO7: Identify and calculate appraisal math and statistics equations.

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: Fixtures vs Personal Property (Due Week 3) 16.67 %
Assignment 2: Research Paper (Due Week 5) 16.67 %
Assignment 3: Estimate of Value (Due Week 7) 16.67 %

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

LO1: Identify real estate appraisal principles, concepts, and best practices.

LO2: Describe the appraisal profession, qualifications, licensing, and certification.

LO3: Discuss the real estate marketplace identifying the characteristics of markets, the cost of credit, how real estate is financed, and the elements that create value.

LO4: Discuss the details of the appraisal process including the steps, purpose, and limiting conditions.

LO5: Describe the process involved in building construction and the effects it has on the environment.

LO6: Describe and differentiate between the cost approach, sales comparison approach, and the income capitalization approach.

LO7: Identify and calculate appraisal math and statistics equations.

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.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.