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2012 - 2013

Facility and Property Management (FPM)


Undergraduate Courses


    100-Level Courses

    FPM 110 : Fundamentals of Facility and Property Management. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 110 : Fundamentals of Facility and Property Management. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
    DESCRIPTION: Overview of the profession of facility and property managaement, including space regulations, finance, project management, and other current practices.

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    FPM 199R : Technical Internship. (1-2:0:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 199R : Technical Internship. (1-2:0:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer
    PREREQUISITE: Acceptance into the facilities and property management professional program or coordinator's consent.
    DESCRIPTION: Cooperative education and related technical on-the-job work experience.

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    200-Level Courses

    FPM 291R : Special Topics in Facility and Property Management. (.5:1:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 291R : Special Topics in Facility and Property Management. (.5:1:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
    DESCRIPTION: Topics presented by professionals relating to the facility and property management discipline.

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    300-Level Courses

    FPM 310 : Environmental and Regulatory Compliance for Existing Buildings. (4:4:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 310 : Environmental and Regulatory Compliance for Existing Buildings. (4:4:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
    PREREQUISITE: FPM 110; Acceptance into the facilities and property management professional program.
    DESCRIPTION: Regulatory occupancy codes; examination of building standards and acts; safety, security, and business continuity planning; sustainability for existing buildings including the study of best practices and energy conservation.

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    FPM 330 : Advanced Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems. (3:3:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 330 : Advanced Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems. (3:3:2)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
    PREREQUISITE: CM 241 & CM 320
    DESCRIPTION: Understanding and managing large MEP systems; utility infrastructure planning and development, performing system assessments; performing energy, sustainability, and retro-commissioning cost-benefit analysis; understanding system outputs, metering, and costs; code compliance and problem solving.

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    FPM 340 : Operations and Maintenance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 340 : Operations and Maintenance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
    PREREQUISITE: FPM 330
    DESCRIPTION: Acquisition, operation, maintenance, and disposal of building systems, structures, permanent interiors, furniture, and equipment; grounds and other exterior elements.

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    FPM 399R : Capstone Internship. (1.5-3:0:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 399R : Capstone Internship. (1.5-3:0:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer
    PREREQUISITE: FPM 110; Acceptance into the facilities and property management professional program; instructor's consent.
    DESCRIPTION: Cooperative education and related facility and property management on-the-job work experience. Project report required for IFMA Facility Management Professional (FMP) designation.

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    400-Level Courses

    FPM 420 : Commercial Real Estate Management. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 420 : Commercial Real Estate Management. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    PREREQUISITE: FPM 110 & CM 426; Acceptance into the facilities and property management professional program.
    DESCRIPTION: Fundamentals of commercial real estate investment, understanding market influences, contracts and property portfolio management.

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    FPM 450 : Healthcare Facilities Engineering. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 450 : Healthcare Facilities Engineering. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
    PREREQUISITE: FPM 110 & FPM 310; Acceptance into the FPM professional program.
    RECOMMENDED: Senior standing.
    DESCRIPTION: Hospital facility engineering management focusing on Joint-Commission compliance including infection control, planning, design and construction, life safety, emergency management, and environment of care.

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    FPM 494R : Special Topics in Facility and Property Management. (1-3:ARR:ARR)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    FPM 494R : Special Topics in Facility and Property Management. (1-3:ARR:ARR)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
    PREREQUISITE: Acceptance into the facilities and property management professional program; instructor's consent.

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