AI1126 Introduction to the Planning and Building Process in Real Estate and Finance 6.0 credits

Samhällsbyggnadsprocessen för fastighet och finans

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The course is an introduction to a number of important areas within real estate and finance; the role and function of the financial system, the real estate market, economics and capital investment appraisal.

The students will get practical experience of collecting and analyzing information in a scientific correct way in writing a written report.

Intended learning outcomes *

After the course a student should be able to:

  • Describe the development and sustainability of the real estate market in terms of function, financing and management
  • Describe the history, sustainability and development of the financial sector, the actor of the financial system and the role of the financial markets in the planning and building process in society
  • Explain how the legal system and laws affect different actors within the real estate sector and the financial system
  • Perform and analyze investment calculations and explain how they are different from socio-economic calculations
  • Find, use and evaluate different sources of information
  • Write a well-structured and informative essay and orally present the results

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Completed upper secondary education and Mathematics 3c, Physics 1a or Physics 1b1 + 1b2, Chemistry 1 (Physics 1a or Physics 1b1 + 1b2 and Chemistry 1 can be replaces by Science 2) or equivalent.

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Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • TEN1 - Examination, 4.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Assignment, 2.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

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The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Björn Berggren

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Offered by

ABE/Banking and Finance

Main field of study *

Technology

Education cycle *

First cycle

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Contact

Björn Berggren, 08-790 8658, bjorn.berggren@abe.kth.se

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.