Facility & Real Estate Management PT
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Strategic Facility Management

level of course unit

second cycle, Master

Learning outcomes of course unit

Upon completion of this course students will be able to:
- identify and analyze connections between core and supporting processes
- identify and plan recommendations for action in operational facility management services.

prerequisites and co-requisites

basics facility management (bachelor level)

course contents

- Organisation structures and reorganization
- Power interfaces
- Strategic in- and outsourcing
- Tendering and allocation of services
- Documentation and IT
- Benchmarking

recommended or required reading

- Braun, H.; Pütter, J.; Reents, M.; Zahn, P.: Facility Management. Erfolg in der Immobilienbewirtschaftung, Berlin, Springer, 2007
- Gondring, H.; Wagner, T.: Facility Management. Handbuch für Studium und Praxis, München, Vahlen, 2012
- Kummert, K; May, M.; Pelzeter, A.: Nachhaltiges Facility Management, Berlin, Springer, 2013
- Krimmling, J.: Facility Management. Strukturen und methodische Instrumente, Stuttgart, IRB, 2010
- Preuß, N.; Schöne, L.: Real Estate und Facility Management: Aus Sicht der Consultingpraxis, Berlin, Springer, 2010

assessment methods and criteria

House or seminar paper and presentation or poster presentation or written exam with multiple-choice items

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number of ECTS credits allocated


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planned learning activities and teaching methods

lecture, group work, presentation and discussion of tasks

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


year of study

2.year of studies

recommended optional program components


course unit code


type of course unit

compulsory subject

mode of delivery

in class course

work placement(s)

not applicable