2005-2006 University of Guelph Undergraduate Calendar

X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Comm)

Housing and Real Estate Management (Co-op) (HREM:C)

Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences.

A principal aim of the Co-op program is to facilitate the transition of students from academic studies to a professional career in housing and real estate management by enhancing the integration of theory and practice.

The Co-op program consists of two eight month work terms. The Co-op program is normally completed over a 5 year period.

To be eligible to continue in the Co-op Major students must maintain a satisfactory average, must complete all course requirements as scheduled and must obtain a minimum evaluation of "satisfactory" on all required work term reports. Consult the Co-op advisor or Department for additional information.


Semester 1 - Fall
COST*1000 [0.50] Introduction to Marketing Management
COST*1800 [0.50] Housing and Community Planning
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics
PSYC*1200 [0.50] Dynamics of Behaviour
0.50 elective
Semester 2 - Winter
COST*1400 [0.50] Introduction to Design
ECON*1100 [0.50] Introductory Macroeconomics
ISS*2500 [0.50] Management in Organizations
MATH*1000 [0.50] Introductory Calculus
0.50 elective
Note: Students who are exceptionally strong in mathematics may substitute either MATH*1080 or MATH*1200 for MATH*1000.
Semester 3 - Fall
AGEC*2220 [0.50] Financial Accounting
COOP*1100 [0.00] Introduction to Co-operative Education
COST*2810 [0.50] Social Aspects of Housing
ECON*2310 [0.50] Intermediate Microeconomics
STAT*2080 [0.50] Introductory Applied Statistics I
0.50 elective
Semester 4 - Winter
AGEC*2230 [0.50] Management Accounting
COST*2820 [0.50] Housing Finance
ECON*2410 [0.50] Intermediate Macroeconomics
STAT*2090 [0.50] Introductory Applied Statistics II
0.50 elective
Summer Semester
COOP*1000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term I
Fall Semester
COOP*2000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term II
Semester 5 - Winter
COST*2020 [0.50] Information Management
COST*3890 [0.50] Property Management
COST*4860 [0.50] Housing Industry Structure and Process
POLS*2250 [0.50] Public Administration
0.50 elective
Semester 6 - Fall
COST*3030 [0.50] Research Methods
COST*4840 [0.50] Housing and Real Estate Law
COST*4850 [0.50] Housing Policies
POLS*2300 [0.50] Canadian Government
0.50 elective
Winter Semester
COOP*3000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term III
Summer Semester
COOP*4000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term IV
Semester 7 - Fall
COST*4820 [0.50] Real Estate Appraisal
ECON*3500 [0.50] Urban Economics
ECON*3510 [0.50] Money, Credit and the Financial System
ECON*3560 [0.50] Theory of Finance
0.50 elective
Semester 8 - Winter
COST*4810 [0.50] Housing Services Systems
LARC*2820 [0.50] Urban and Regional Planning
POLS*3270 [0.50] Local Government in Ontario
1.00 elective