UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

Commercial Property Broker –
Law and Practice

Navigate the legal and financial demands of property brokerage.

Duration

8 weeks, excluding
orientation

Effort

8–10 hours per week,
entirely online

Learning Format

Weekly modules,
flexible learning

ON COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, YOU’LL WALK AWAY WITH:

1

An understanding of the finance, laws, and regulations associated with commercial real estate brokerage.

2

The skills needed to successfully facilitate the sale and leasing of commercial property from beginning to end.

3

A certificate from the University of Cape Town as validation of your newfound knowledge in property law and practice.

COURSE CURRICULUM

Over the duration of this online short course, you’ll work your way through the following modules:

Module 1:
Introduction to the Commercial Property Brokerage Landscape
Module 2:
The Commercial Property Transaction Cycle
Module 3:
Rights in Real Property
Module 4:
Law of Contract
Module 5:
Land Use Planning: Legislation and Practice
Module 6:
Land Registration and Conveyancing
Module 7:
Property Finance and Tax
Module 8:
The Modern Broker

YOUR COURSE CONVENOR

Terry Boxall

Attorney and Conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa

Boxall established his own practice in 1995, specialising in business contracts and property. A senior scholar in the Department of Construction Economics and Management at UCT, Boxall’s primary interest is in teaching and learning and, particularly in recent years, helping non-lawyers understand the law. He lectures to graduates and undergraduates in law and ethics at the University of Cape Town, and holds a BA (Hons) (English Language), LLM (Commercial Law) and an MBA, all from the University of Cape Town. His current research interests are in construction contracts and contractual theory.

AN ONLINE EDUCATION THAT SETS YOU APART

This UCT online short course is delivered in collaboration with online education provider GetSmarter. Join a growing community of global professionals, and benefit from the opportunity to:

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Experience a flexible but structured approach to online education as you plan your learning around your life to meet weekly milestones

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