Fall-/Projektstudien Current Trends in Real Estate Research/ Working paper
Seminar/ Case Study Current Trends in Real Estate

Learning outcomes
Following completion of this module the student will be able to:
 Articulate an awareness of current trends in the real estate disciplinary field
 Analyse the dynamic nature of real world situations and evaluate the impact of drivers for change
 Find, synthesize and evaluate information from a variety of sources, contrast points of view and develop ensuring discussions
 Produce written academic work demonstrating a mature writing style
 Demonstrate high degree of professionalism e.g. initiative, motivation and self-management
 Develop working relationships using teamwork recognizing and respecting different perspectives

Content
 Students work independently to identify and analyse national and international real estate trends and their impact on the real estate markets
 Group work to identify and evaluate a range of sources suitable for academic work
 Individual written assignment in English
 Topics are discussed and chosen during the first lecture

Students are provided with instruction and material for undertaking literature searches, evaluating sources and producing academic written work

Forms of instruction
The focus of the module is independent learning. Each project is however supported by seminar work and individual tutor meetings. Topics and module outline provided in the first lecture.