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Area/Catalogue
MARK 1018

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Fully Online
Yes

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Course ID
163421

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 3)

Second Semester
(Study Period 6)

Course aim

To provide students with an understanding of marketing as the study of trading and exchange in a modern economy and acquaint them with the key activities that are involved in marketing.

Course content

This course introduces students to the role and contribution of Marketing to organisations and enterprises today. Marketing and marketing people are used in, and by, most types of organisations both big and small; for example, commercial, government, educational, artistic and social. The course will cover the main concepts and principles that underlie marketing thinking and practice. It will require students to understand these and also find out how they are applied in a range of enterprises.

Textbooks

Sharp, B 2013, Marketing: Theory, Evidence, Practice, 1st Edition, Oxford University Press, South Melbourne

Prerequisites

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 50% Weekly
Examination 2.5 hours 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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