Diploma of Property Services (Asset and Facility Management)
In this program, you'll work on the areas of operation and maintenance for a building across a variety of situations incorporating people, location, processes and technology.
The program is designed for people currently working in facilities management within property services who are seeking an academic qualification to enhance their knowledge, skills and employability.
You'll work on the operation and maintenance of a building learning how to manage a variety of situations incorporating people, location, processes and technology. You’ll interact with RMIT's experienced facilities managers and engage with industry projects through work-integrated learning.
You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.
As part of your studies you will work with the RMIT property services team gaining first-hand experience in running complex facilities.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, and practical assignments.
RMIT University is committed to providing you with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional practice.
This program has been developed in close consultation with various industry leaders, including:
- Reserve Bank of Australia
- Brookfield Multiplex
- Strata Communities Australia (Victoria)
You will develop skills in the following areas:
- financial planning
- managing operational plans
- asset maintenance and management plans
- risk management
- workplace safety/safe work practices
- stakeholder relationships
- networking skills
- preparing and coordinating tenders
- evaluating tender documents
- letting out of a contract, including contractual skills knowledge
- coordinating facility fit-outs
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Program code: C5298
National curriculum code: CPP50511
Well-trained facility managers are increasingly sought after with the rapid increase in high-density living and the development of larger and more complex infrastructure projects.
The program opens opportunities for career advancement across several industry sectors, including:
- commercial property and strata communities
Form: Non-Year 12 applicants may submit additional information if they would like it to be considered.
- For semester 1 intake, this can be completed through the VTAC Personal Statement online.
- For semester 2 intake, this can be completed through the personal statement in the Apply Direct application.
SEAS Form: This is a gender under-represented program and awards SEAS bonus points to female applicants. To be eligible you must submit a VTAC SEAS application and select category 1.
The tuition fees you will pay for this program will depend on whether you are offered a Victorian Government subsidised place or a full-fee place. To find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place, follow the steps at How to check if you are eligible.
- 2019 government subsidised place: AU$5,500* per annum
- 2019 full-fee place: AU$7,500* per annum
*Fees shown are indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
**This program is ineligible for the VET Student Loans program.
Use our fee finder to get an estimate of your fees for this program.
Tuition fees are adjusted on an annual basis and these fees should only be used as a guide. Learn more about fees for vocational study.
In addition to tuition fees, you will be charged an annual student services and amenities fee (SSAF), which is used to maintain and enhance services and amenities that improve your experience as an RMIT student.
The SSAF is calculated based on your enrolment load and the maximum fee for 2019 is $303.
For more information about calculating your actual SSAF see Paying SSAF.
You may also be required to purchase other items related to your program, including field trips, textbooks and equipment. These additional fees and expenses vary from program to program.