Bachelor of Construction (Property Development)

Programme summary  Career opportunities  Courses & timetables  Admission requirements

7, 360 3.0
Full-time for two years and then part-time for two years or as negotiated on a case-by-case basis (based on a February start)
Starts February or July
2014 start dates Years 1 & 2 (all majors Blocks A) Sem 1: 24/02/2014 - 18/04/2014
Sem 2: 21/07/2014 - 12/09/2014
Years 1 & 2 (all majors Blocks B) Sem 1: 5/05/2014 - 27/06/2014
Sem 2: 15/09/2014 - 21/11/2014
Year 3 (all majors) Sem 1: 10/02/2014 - 20/06/2014
Sem 2: 3/07/2014 - 14/11/2014
Mt Albert campus
NZ$6577 (Approximate fee only, find out more about the costs of study)

International fees

Programme summary

Want to work as a property developer? Gain insight into the valuation and management of property and property portfolios, and learn to identify and develop project opportunities.

Property developers plan and carry out the purchase, development and sale of new or existing properties. The Bachelor of Construction (Property Development) gives you an insight into the process of developing a property - from initial concept to project completion and sale. Gain an understanding of the valuation, financing and management of property and property portfolios, and learn to identify and develop project opportunities.


  • Once you've completed the programme, you could use your knowledge of property investment and development to work with property managers, banks and corporate organisations, specialising in large commercial developments or residential properties.
  • A thorough grounding in all aspects of the construction industry.
  • A chance to apply what you've learnt, during a major industry research project.
  • Experienced lecturers who have worked in the construction industry.
  • Guest lecturers who are leaders in their field.

You also become familiar with construction practice, procurement, tendering, property and contract law and administration, sustainable design and design management, studying alongside Bachelor of Construction (Construction Economics) and Bachelor of Construction (Construction Management) students.

Prepare for success

Well-prepared students have the best chance of success in their studies, so we've put together a free online guide so you can refresh and sharpen some of the skills you'll use on this programme.


Last edited: 09 December 2013