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Undergraduate

Property and Finance Double Major

Bachelor of Commerce - BCom(Curtin) - MJDU-PRPFN Curtin Business School
Indicative ATAR 70 Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.
Location Bentley, Malaysia, Mauritius or Sarawak This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus or mixed on- and off-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 3 years full-time

Course overview

Learn how to evaluate property success. You’ll develop corporate and property finance skills and understand how to analyse property investments and developments within company and portfolio finance. You’ll gain an insight into the structure and operations of the real estate industry and grow the essential legal, analytical and economic skills necessary for a career in property.

What the course involves

During your first year of the Bachelor of Commerce you’ll complete common core units which will provide an introduction to the various aspects of business. You do not need to make a final decision on a single or combined major until your second semester.

High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

Indicative TER (ATAR) Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.

70

STAT entry STAT entry - The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) assesses competencies considered important for success at uni. These tests are provided by the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) to help mature age candidates apply for certain courses.

Written English and either verbal or quantitative

Please see our correlation comparability for previous TEE subjects, WACE courses and WACE ATAR courses.

Mature age entry

Discover other ways you can qualify

Essential WACE courses

English ATAR, Literature ATAR or English as an Additional Language/Dialect ATAR

Desirable WACE courses

Mathematics Applications ATAR

Notes

Regional campuses may offer the common first year units only.

Fees

Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2017 Commonwealth supported What is a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)? - A CSP is subsidised by the Australian Government. They pay part of the course fees directly to Curtin and then the student pays the remainder. The student can defer this fee to their HECS-HELP loan.

All Australian students studying an undergraduate degree are automatically awarded a Commonwealth supported place.

Learn more about CSPs and whether you're eligible by visiting the Australian Government's StudyAssist website.
$10,450*

Fees are indicative first year only.

*The indicative first-year fee is calculated on 200 credit points, which is the typical full-time study load per year, however some courses require additional study to be completed, in which case the fee will be higher than that shown.

This fee is a guide only. It may vary depending on the units you choose and do not include incidental fees (such as lab coats or art supplies) or the cost of your textbooks - visit other fees and charges for more information. For more information on fees and to determine your eligibility for HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP, please visit fee basics or the Study Assist website

If you're not an Australian citizen, permanent resident or New Zealand citizen, please see information for international students.

Professional recognition

RICS    API
After completing relevant postgraduate study, you can apply for membership of the Australian Property Institute (API) or the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Credit for previous study

If you have previously worked or studied in this field, you are encouraged to contact Curtin Business School to discuss eligibility for recognition of prior learning.


Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL).

Career opportunities

This course can help you become a:

  • Valuer
  • Real Estate Salesperson
  • Conveyancer
  • Insurance Officer
  • Financial Dealer and Broker
  • Insurance Broker
  • Financial Dealer's Assistant
  • Credit Analyst
  • Bank Manager
  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Banker
  • Finance Manager
  • Commercial Property Manager
  • Real Estate Broker
  • Real Estate Analyst
  • Property Developer
  • Property Valuer

Why Property and Finance Double Major?

  • Having sound skills and understanding of financial markets and property will give you the ability to make successful investment decisions for companies and individuals.
  • These two areas are extremely significant to Australian and overseas markets, so you’ll have a competitive edge when entering the workforce, as well as access to a diverse range of career opportunities.
  • You can seek a career with financial institutions, investment advisers, investment institutions, and the property departments of trading companies.

How this course will make you industry ready

As a Property student, you’ll be assigned an experienced real estate mentor who will offer you support and guidance throughout a three week practicum. You’ll also have the opportunity to develop industry contacts.

In Finance, you’ll be able to apply your learning and keep up to date with market news. You’ll study current topics in the world of finance so you’ll be ready to use what you have learnt as soon as you graduate.