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Faculty of Design and Environment

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Surveying

Bachelor of Science (Honours) Surveying

Programme Structure

This is a credit-based programme, which students will normally complete over 4 years (in 8 semesters). Students are required to take 132 credit points with modules as shown below and an Industrial Attachment module for work-integrated learning. To encourage lifelong learning in general, and to provide students with greater flexibility, the programme will be offered through a credit-based module accumulation system with a multi-entry and multi-exit structure.

 

Progression to the QS & PFM Specialisation Stream or the BS, GP & PD Specialisation Stream in Years 3 and 4 will be based on the academic merits of Years 1 and 2.

 

 Year 1:  Year 2:
  • Introduction to Law
  • Introduction to Construction Technology
  • Building Science
  • Facility Management
  • Building Measurement & Documentation
  • Computer Aided Drafting & Building Information Modeling
  • Architectural Design & Technology
  • Property Asset Management
  • GE Core Module: English for Academic Studies 1
  • GE Core Module: Chinese 1
  • GE Core Module: The Human Spirit
  • Building Services
  • Building Procurement & Contract Administration
  • Tall Building Construction
  • Sustainable Building Design & Structures
  • Development Control
  • Land & Real Estate Economics
  • Surveying Studio 1
  • Programme Elective 1
  • GE Core Module: Habits of Scientific Thinking
  • GE Core Module : Social Dynamics of Organisations
  • GE Elective Module 1

 

Quantity Surveying and Property & Facility Management (QS and PFM) Stream:

 Year 3:  Year 4:
  • Land Law & Conveyancing Law
  • Property Management Practice
  • Accounting & Financial Control for Property & Facilities Management
  • Engineering Contracts & Practice
  • Construction Cost & Economics
  • Surveying Studio 2
  • Graduation Project 1: Research Proposal
  • Programme Elective 2
  • GE Core Module: English for Professional Purposes
  • GE Core Module: English for Academic Studies 2
  • GE Elective Module 2 
  • Work-integrated Learning
  • Project Management
  • Surveying Studio 3
  • Construction Value & Risk Management 
  • Graduation Project 2: Thesis Report
  • Maintenance & Improvement
  • Complex Property Management
  • Programme Elective 3
  • GE Core Module: Chinese 2
  • GE Elective Module 3
  • GE Elective Module 4

 

Building Surveying, General Practice and Planning & Development (BS, GP and PD) Stream:

  Year 3:  Year 4:
  • Real Estate Investment & Finance
  • Construction Management
  • Advanced Valuation & Property Principles
  • Planning & Land Use Analysis
  • Land Law & Conveyancing Law
  • Surveying Studio 2
  • Graduation Project 1: Research Proposal
  • Programme Elective 2
  • GE Core Module: English for Professional Purposes
  • GE Core Module: English for Academic Studies 2
  • GE Elective Module 2
  • Work-integrated Learning
  • Building Control & Maintenance
  • Surveying Studio 3
  • Project Management
  • Real Estate Portfolio Management
  • Graduation Project 2: Thesis Report
  • Conversion & Adaptation of Buildings
  • Programme Elective 3
  • GE Core Module: Chinese 2
  • GE Elective Module 3
  • GE Elective Module 4