This 45-hour course is a practical study of California real estate to assist licensees, property owners or managers, and others interested in the practice of real estate. This course is a requirement for a California Bureau of Real Estate Salesperson's License; students are mandated by the California Bureau of Real Estate to have an attendance of 85% and pass the final exam with a score of 70% or better. Mandatory non-refundable textbook fee of $50 will be collected at the time of registration and textbooks will be distributed at first class meeting. For subsequent classes, you are expected to read each required chapter(s) PRIOR to the class meeting, to assist you in understanding the materials presented in class. You will be responsible for presenting to the class a periodical article regarding a real estate event. You will also be responsible for completing and presenting a class project that will require basic research, solicitation of public information, preparation outside of class meetings, and maintaining a notebook of all documentation for your instructor's periodic review.