Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After the course the student:

  • is able to describe the process and purposes of market analyses.
  • is familiar with the content and scopes of market analyses.
  • is able to identify and assess the elements and forces of change steering market dynamics.
  • is familiar with the data sources and able to interpret their content.


Credits: 6

Schedule: 12.01.2023 - 24.02.2023

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Saija Toivonen

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    This course familiarises the students with the different aims and scopes of market analyses for commercial real estate. The students will gain understanding of the elements and forces of market dynamics and how they are analysed for market analyses by interpreting critically a variety of data sources.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Assignments. The assessment methods and criteria will be defined in course syllabus.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    160 hours (6 cr). The workload per activity type will be presented in the course syllabus.


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    11 Sustainable Cities and Communities


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Spring III
    2023-2024 Spring III

    Enrollment :

    Registration for the courses takes place on Sisu ( The course is offered only to students in the Master's Programme in Real Estate Economics, Master's Programme Creative Sustainability (Real Estate and Water Management) and Master's Programme in Urban Studies and Planning (real estate specialization), students in Minor in Real Estate Economics and those exchange students who have been pre-admitted to the course.