Facility & Real Estate Management PT
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Selected Topics Facility Management & Real Estate Industry

level of course unit

Advanced knowledge, immersion

Learning outcomes of course unit

Graduates are able to: - develop facility management solutions within the context of the real estate industry. - describe important terms related to real estate management. - compare different international perspectives on both facility and real estate management. - develop ideas and transfer knowledge. - work effectively in teams and take a leading role.

prerequisites and co-requisites

Lecture "Fundamentals Facility Management" FMI.1, "Fundamentals of the Real Estate Industry" FMI.2

course contents

- Facility management tools - Cybernetic approach - Outsourcing - Facility planning - Building site coordination and project management - Real-life business cases - Selected topics from the real estate industry, e.g. public and private construction law - Real estate marketing - Real estate management indicators

recommended or required reading

- Braun, H.-P.; et al.: Facility Management. Erfolg in der Immobilienbewirtschaftung, Springer Verlag - Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 6. Auflage, 2013 - Zechel, P.; et al.: Facility Management in der Praxis: Herausforderung in Gegenwart und Zukunft, Expert Verlag GmbH Renningen-Malmsheim, 5. Auflage, 2005 - Brauer, K.: Grundlagen Der Immobilienwirtschaft: Recht - Steuern - Marketing - Finanzierung - Bestandsmanagement – Projektentwicklung, Springer Gabler, 2013 - Gondring, H.: Immobilienwirtschaft: Handbuch Für Studium und Praxis, Vahlen, 2013 - Hellerforth, M.: BWL für die Immobilienwirtschaft: Eine Einführung, Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, 2012 - Schulte, K.: Immobilienökonomie: Bd. 1 Betriebswirtschaftliche Grundlagen, Oldenbourg, München, 2008 - Schultheiß, T.: 100 Immobilienkennzahlen, 2009

assessment methods and criteria

Seminar paper, presentation

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Seminar, presentation and discussion of tasks

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Mirjam Franz, MSc,Prof. (FH) Mag. (FH) Emanuel Stocker

year of study

1. Year of studies

recommended optional program components


course unit code


type of course unit

Compulsory subject

mode of delivery

20% web-based self-learning unit, 80% in class course (integrated lecture)

work placement(s)

Not applicable