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MMK266 - Consumer Behaviour

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Enrolment modes:

(B, S, online)

Credit point(s):1

Trimester 1 (B, online), trimester 2 (B, S, online)

EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

M Volkov

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour lecture and 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.


This unit looks at marketing from the perspective of the consumer. It covers consumer decision making, the psychology of the consumer and the social and economic environment in which the consumer operates. The unit shows how this understanding of consumers can be used to develop marketing strategies for both innovative and existing products and services.


Test(s) 20%, Written Assignment 3000 words 30%, Examination 2 hours 50%, Hurdle requirement: students must obtain at least 50% of the available marks in the examination in order to qualify for a passing grade.

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