Syllabus academic year 2009/2010
(Created 2009-08-11.)

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. VBEN05 overlap following cours/es: VFR081 och VFR081. Optional for: L4fu, V4fu. Course coordinator: Stefan Olander, Byggproduktion. Prerequisites: VBE031 Real Estate Management. Assessment: Examination will be based on both individual and group work. Home page:

The subject aims to develop studentsÂ’ knowledge and understanding concerning real estate companies in general and facility management in particular.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

The subject deals with different services within the context of Facility Management. Partly the subject concentrates on strategic analysis and planning, environmental and quality strategies, analysis of operation and maintenance costs, investment management, facility-information and public documents, property development and perform appraisal of real estate companies.

The rest of the subject focus on analysis models, locality planning, functional specifications, procurement of supporting measures, service management, outsourcing and internal rental systems.

Total Facilities Management. Atkin, B.L. and Brooks, A., Blackwell Science, Oxford 2005, ISBN10: 1405127902.