Civil and Construction Engineering

Fundamentals of Facility and Property Management

Fundamentals of Facility and Property Management
Overview of the profession of facility and property managaement, including space regulations, finance, project management, and other current practices.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining CFM 110
Course Outcomes: 


Identify and explain the basic competencies of facility and property management, and FPM markets and associations.

Space Planning

Create a space plan from customer requirements.


Categorize the most common approaches to HVAC, plumbing, and fire systems.


Contrast the structures of the three main service and outsourcing contracts.

Scope Document

Develop a scope document for the commonly required elements of operations and maintenance in an office building.

Asset Register

Create a capital asset register.

Operating Budget

Develop a zero-based operating budget.

Facility and Property Management

Contrast facility management and property management in terms of management and financial goals.


Analyze sustainability trends and evaluate effective implementation in FM practice.


Distinguish between standards, codes, and laws.