All Commercial Building Surveying professionals will benefit from this RICS accredited Masters course, providing direct entry to the RICS APC training programme.
•Course available to study full time (1 year) and part time (2 years) •Internationally recognised research in our Built Environment and Sustainable Technologies (BEST) Research Institute •Fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) •Designed as a conversion course for holders of non-cognate first degrees •Part time option if you are already in employment •Graduates eligible for direct entrance on to the RICS APC professional training programme •Opportunity to network with people in the industry using our state-of-the-art learning technology
If you are interested in forging a career as a Chartered Building Surveyor, this programme will give you the knowledge, skills and experience needed for a wide range of career options in property and construction.
This course focuses on developing an awareness of technical, legal and management issues. You’ll also gain a professional and sound technical understanding of the issues to operate successfully in a strategic business environment. You will complete an individual dissertation, providing the opportunity to focus on a subject that interests you. The School of the Built Environment works in close partnership with industry and practice through scholarship, research, consultancy and providing lifelong learning. Our programmes are responsive to the changing needs of industry, government, local communities and professional practice.
In addition to the School’s extensive and long-standing links with the profession, this MSc course has its own direct links with industry through a special lectures programme, featuring a highly experienced team of practitioners from across the UK. This offers you great networking opportunities with key contacts along with the opportunity to engage with the latest thinking and practice in the sector.
Please see guidance below on core and option modules for further information on what you will study. Level 7 Building Management Building Technology Design Management Law And Contract Collaborative BIM Project Dilapidations Research Methods Dissertation
Further guidance on modules
The information listed in the section entitled ‘What you will study’ is an overview of the academic content of the programme that will take the form of either core or option modules. Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal Academic Framework review, so may be subject to change. Students will be required to undertake modules that the University designates as core and will have a choice of designated option modules. Additionally, option modules may be offered subject to meeting minimum student numbers.
Academic Framework reviews are conducted by LJMU from time to time to ensure that academic standards continue to be maintained. A review is currently in progress and will be operational for the academic year 2016/2017. Final details of this programme’s designated core and option modules will be made available on LJMU’s website as soon as possible and prior to formal enrolment for the academic year 2016/2017.