MMK277 - Marketing Management

Unit details

Note: You are seeing the 2013 view of this unit information. These details may no longer be current.
Enrolment modes:

(B, S, online, W)

Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:MMK177
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

A Ringer (Trimester 1), S Adam (Trimester 2), D Bednall (trimester 3)

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

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

From Trimester 2 2013:

1 x 1 hour recorded lecture and 1 x 2 hour workshop per week.


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


This unit examines the nature of marketing management from a marketing planning perspective. The focus of discussion is the coordinated activities of the network of producers of goods, services and experiences which seek to satisfy their customers. Emphasis is placed on marketing strategy formulation and the use of strategic marketing mix elements in developing and maintaining a market orientation and assessing organisational performance. Such aspects of marketing as marketing research, customer behaviour, product innovation, and marketing communication are also examined.


Written Assignment 3000 words 30%, Test(s) 30%, Examination 2 hours 40%

From Trimester 2 2013:

Assessment 1 (Individual) - Workshop Exercises 30%

Assessment 2 (Group/2 students and Individual) - Marketing strategy assignment 30%

Examination 2 hours 40%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the available marks in the examination

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
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