Property Development Level 3

  • Course Code: BA163
  • Award Level 3, Similar difficulty to - A-Level

Property development is an exciting and enjoyable way to earn a living, but without the know-how and ability to plan, it can be financially risky.

  • This course starts by introducing you to the legal and economic aspects of property development so that you can fully understand the financial risks and responsibilities of developing properties.
  • You will then be taught planning, building regulations, project management and renovation, which will give you an idea of how to oversee more complex projects.
  • The final part of the course will allow you to study the crucial stage of purchasing property: buying at auction, buying abroad, as well as outlining the principles of starting and running a property development business.

All course materials will be delivered to you by post or via email, so it couldn't be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way by email.

You will have up to a year to complete your course, so you can work at your own pace. Completed coursework can be delivered by post or via email, so handing in an assignment is simple.

Home learning is simple and stress-free, so enrol with us today!

Course Content

  • Unit 1: The property market
  • Unit 2: The credit crunch
  • Unit 3: Methods of property research
  • Unit 4: The legal aspects of property
  • Unit 5: Different types of property
  • Unit 6: Methods of finance option available
  • Unit 7: Plans and drawings for your property
  • Unit 8: Building regulations
  • Unit 9: Property planning
  • Unit 10: Project Management
  • Unit 11: Renovation of property
  • Unit 12: Buying at auction
  • Unit 13: Advantages and disadvantages of off-plan property
  • Unit 14: Marketing your property
  • Unit 15 and 16: Buying in Scotland and abroad
  • Unit 17 and 18: Start a business and different types of businesses
  • Unit 19 and 20: Recruiting and managing staff effectively


The Property Development course is assessed by written assignments, which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required.

Course Duration

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take around 90 hours to complete, so you will have more than enough time to complete your course.

Study Method

The course is designed for distance learning at home or at work. Students will receive all course materials by delivery, plus full tutor support by email.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 3 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (where level 2 and level 3 courses are similar in difficulty to GCSEs and A Levels, respectively).

The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 3 (using Ofqual's QCF level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by UKOL which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to courses.

NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. These are Ofqual (the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator in England); the Welsh Government and CCEA (the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment) in Northern Ireland.

Course Questions and Answers

Q: What skills are needed to enrol onto this course?

You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course. 

Q: What is included in the cost of my course?

  • Student record bag
  • Pen
  • Mouse mat
  • Study guide
  • Comprehensive study notes
  • Personal tutor support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Accreditation

Q: Are there any additional costs?

No. Everything you need is included in the price!

Q: What do I do if I still have questions?

For further information please contact us.

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