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MPK711 - Strategic Customer Service

Unit details

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Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

N Robertson

Incompatible with:


Contact hours: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


Topics to be addressed in this unit include: an introduction to customer service; customer service within a strategic framework; leadership and organisational culture for customer service excellence; supporting customer service: organisational structure and resources; the role and management of customer service personnel; internal marketing; managing and measuring service quality; managing and measuring customer perceived value; managing customer complaints; e-customer service: the role of technology in delivering customer service; and practising customer service excellence.


Written Assignment (Case Study Analysis) (Group /up to 3 students) 4000 words 40%, Examination 2 hours 60%, Hurdle requirement achieve at least 50% of the marks available on 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
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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