London South Bank University

Course Introduction

The BSc (Hons) Property Management (Building Surveying) course is fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building. The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is the professional body representing the building industry. It focuses on those entering and already in a management career in construction and it delivers qualifications and certifications that meet the needs of a changing industry.

Course Modules

Year 1: building services and environmental science; building survey and inspection; construction technology and materials; construction technology and structures; supporting studies; legal and economic context. Year 2: construction contract law; estate and property asset management; measurement, cost planning and tender process for architects and building surveyors; theory of architecture, design and conservation; sustainable construction and environment; property inspection, repair and maintenance. Year 3: research project; contract practice and administration; project management; management of the firm; building surveying project; property law and valuation.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)
4 years
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 96-112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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71% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 40%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 69%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 79%

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 55
Studying 15
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

25% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 26%

Total Coursework: 69%

Total Practical: 4%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation