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Real Estate Management BSc(Hons): Teaching, learning and assessment

Teaching and assessment for this course

Teaching methods include lectures, simulated and live projects, debates and research work (in groups and individually), site visits and field trips.

Assessment methods include coursework, projects and exams.

Contact hours for this course

The number of learning hours for each module is determined by its credit weighting. For example, for a 30-credit module there are 300 learning hours. This is divided into contact hours (ie time spent with academic staff) and independent learning hours (eg time spent in studying alone or group work).

Workload for this course

The intensive and innovative programme will provide students with the self-determination they need to reach their goals and the micro-credentials that will serve them well in the future. We want our students to have high aspirations and we will have high expectations of them. 

Due to the experiential nature of the learning on this programme, and the importance of professional development enabling students to develop practical skills, learn from and interact with others, attendance is compulsory. Any student not attending a minimum of 80% of their timetabled sessions will be at risk of academic failure or termination from the course.

Assignments are designed to be achieved within the set amount of learning hours for each module and are appropriate to the level of study. We encourage a professional work ethic, which includes how to manage your time. A range of additional support is available to students who require it.

As part of this course, our Business and Professional Experience team provides all students with a substantial programme of skills training and support during their first and second years to ensure they are work-ready.

Teaching, learning and assessment at Kingston University

Curriculum

Our courses are carefully constructed to allow you to build knowledge and skills progressively during your degree programme.

We constantly update our curriculum to ensure that it covers the latest developments in your subject area, including the research and professional experience that your tutors bring to the course.

Our course teams also draw on the wealth of experience provided by our professional contacts and highly successful alumni who feed into the design of our courses and provide masterclasses and workshops to enrich your learning.

Academic skills support

Our courses take a progressive approach to help develop your academic skills through the modules you study.

Our Academic Skills Centres also provide one-to-one support and advice on the techniques you need to be a successful student including:

  • essay writing;
  • exam techniques;
  • presentation skills;
  • editing and web skills; and
  • research skills.

During your degree you will develop the independence, creativity and excellent communication skills that we know employers look for in successful graduates.

Assessment

Assignments are designed not just to test what you know, but to help you develop your knowledge, skills and confidence. 

Because we want you to reach your full potential in every assignment, we build in opportunities for practice and 'feed forward' on assessment tasks so that you will know what you need to do to perform at your best when you submit your work.

When we return your work, we give you clear feedback that will show you what you need to work on next time. You'll have the opportunity to discuss the comments on your work one-to-one with your lecturers and your personal tutor.

Personal tutors

When you arrive, we'll introduce you to your personal tutor – the member of academic staff who will keep a particular eye on your progress throughout your time at Kingston University (and after you graduate) and who will show you how to make the best use of all the help and resources that we offer at Kingston University.

Your tutor will give you academic guidance and will make sure that you know how to access our other support services if you need them.

Programme specification

A programme specification is a summary of the main features of a programme and provides details of the intended learning outcomes for students. It details the teaching, learning and assessment methods, including the structure of the programme.

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