District Syllabus
MAR2011
Marketing


Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Laboratory Fee: None.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Corequisites: There are no corequisites for this course.
Catalog Description: The analysis of the potential target market, the marketing mix in relation to its market, channels of distribution, sales promotion, and marketing management.
Required Materials:
Supplemental Materials: Additional materials may be assigned by the instructor to supplement the required materials. -->
Special Requirements: None
Program Learning Outcomes:
Upon course completion, the student will be able to:
  1. Differentiate between macro and micro-marketing problems and recognize the importance of the emphasis for micro-marketing.
  2. Answer criticisms of marketing based on current marketing principles.
  3. Specify the characteristics and buying habits of both final and intermediate target customers.
  4. Identify the procedure involved in developing products and product lines to satisfy the desires of the customer.
Course Learning Outcomes:
To achieve these learning outcomes, the following will be
performed:
  1. List the activities and institutions needed to provide time, place and possession of the utilities needed to satisfy target customers.
  2. Define the function and role of promotion as applied to marketing mix.
  3. Identify the use of price as a qualifying factor when dealing with pricing objectives and policies.
  4. Describe a total marketing system which seeks to reach the firm’s goals by making the most effective possible use of the firm’s resources.
Methods of Evaluation: Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning
outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the
instructor, within the polices of the college and the department.
Detailed explanation is included in the expanded syllabus developed
by the instructor for each section being taught.
Flexibility: It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.
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Note: For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.