- Code MKTG7027
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Management
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Marketing
- Areas of interest Marketing
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Andrew Hughes
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2017
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Marketing Strategy has been specifically designed for postgraduate students to develop their ability to think strategically and to plan and implement effective marketing strategies. Emphasis is placed upon market definition and analysis, segmentation, competitor analysis, targeting, and the strategic decisions involved in organizational structure and design.
The fundamental premise underlying market–oriented strategy is that the customers that constitute the market are the starting point in strategy formulation. A significant component of this course involves determining how companies become market oriented and how this drives their strategies based on a shared understanding of markets and competition.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:
- describe and explain a method of strategic thinking and a set of practical tools for marketing;
- critically evaluate a firm's marketing activity, based on diagnosis, measurement and analysis;
- frame and implement innovative marketing strategies; and,
- communicate effectively in oral and written forms about marketing strategy using appropriate concepts, logic and rhetorical conventions.
See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available.
Marketing strategy online simulation - students compete in teams to manage the marketing tactics of a firm over an 8 year period & group learning portfolio (40%); individual learning portfolio (30%); final exam (30%).
It is a requirement of the course that students pass the final exam
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Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work. This will include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (including non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.
Basic knowledge of marketing (coursework equivalent of MKTG7001 Marketing or relevant work experience)
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- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4609||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|