Do you have what it takes to stand out in South Africa’s third largest market?
With multiple emerging economies, Africa is at the forefront for property development and investment globally.
With this property development course, you’ll earn the skills needed to expand your asset portfolio, become a lucrative property developer, make decisions on potential investment opportunities, learn to effectively conduct property management and set yourself apart as a property entrepreneur.
Guided by industry experts with years of experience in the property development market, you’ll walk away with a portfolio of evidence backed by UCT.
Course Module 3: Property law and the legal environment
Course Module 4: Property cashflow and investment analysis
Course Module 5: The roles of property valuation
Course Module 6: Property funding and financing
Course Module 7: The development process
Course Module 8: Property management
Your success team
In collaboration with the world's top-tier universities, we design online short courses around the insights of experienced faculty members and authoritative industry experts. On the course, you can expect to learn from these specialists via online video lectures, which will be accessible to you anywhere, any time.
PROFESSOR FRANCOIS VIRULY Property Economist and Associate Professor
SEAN GODOY Independent Property Consultant
Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)
On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market. Disclaimer: The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.
You can either pay your tuition fees in full before the course starts, or you may opt for a two-part payment plan for courses nine weeks and shorter. For courses ten weeks or longer, there is a three-part payment plan available. To find out more on payment options please visit our Payment and Financing page.
GetSmarter's learning model is designed to help you, as a working professional, improve your skills without compromising on work and family responsibilities. The course work is broken up into weekly, manageable bite-sized modules, with incremental deadlines, designed to help you pace yourself over the duration of the course and allow you the legroom to work when it suits you best.
At the beginning of each week you'll be presented with all the lectures, notes and assignments necessary for completion. You also have access to your Success Manager who will help you set goals and track key milestones, manage your time, and field any administrative requests you might have.
The Online Campus will be your virtual classroom for the duration of your course. Through its easy-to-use interface you'll have access to a diverse variety of course content formats, including: interactive video lectures, module notes, practice quizzes, Prezis, assignment briefs, and additional web resources.
On the Online Campus, you'll also be able to ask questions and interact with your fellow students and Head Tutor through the Online Campus discussion forums. If you're experiencing tech issues or need advice from your personal Success Manager, you can use the Online Campus to get in touch.