Specialised Valuation

University of the South Pacific

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Specialised Valuation

  • Host University

    University of the South Pacific

  • Location

    Suva, Fiji

  • Area of Study

    Real Estate

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    LM211 and LM213 and LM214 and LM215 and LM216 and LM311

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course continues from RE302 (now LM311) with methods, case studies and application of valuation procedures to value licensed properties, plant and machinery, service stations, valuation for insurance purposes, asset valuation and statutory (rating and compulsory acquisition) valuation. Special attention is given to the application of the advanced methods and all valuation approaches studied in previous courses will apply where appropriate. Various aspects of valuation are brought together and their application to a cross section of property types taking into account the limitations and problems associated with each approach. Other issues to be reviewed and studied include duties and liabilities of a valuer; presentation of case in a court and arbitration proceedings.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.