CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR

MKT2CBE

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides an understanding of the role of consumer behaviour in development of the total marketing mix. Students will evaluate the contribution of psychological and social knowledge to both consumer and organisational marketing. This subject has an emphasis on the development of practical analytical skills, and students will gain experience in the writing of effective positioning statements.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MKT3CBC

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Recall, restate, and apply basic consumer behaviour theory in written and forms

Activities:
Lecture, tutorial and assessment

02. Differentiate between ethical and unethical behaviours by consumers and by companies through the application of consumer behaviour techniques and knowledge

Activities:
Lecture, tutorial and assessment

03. Critically analyse product and marketing appeals in terms of the consumer behaviour issues through a structured written report

Activities:
Lecture, tutorial and assessment

04. Identify limitations and problems in product and marketing appeals, and make logical and justifiable proposals to address the existing limitations

Activities:
Lecture, tutorial and assessment

05. Differentiate between the personal, marketing, and managerial applications of consumer behaviour

Activities:
Lecture, tutorial and assessment

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 11 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMarthin Nanere

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 2,000 word group assignment030 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 3-hour final examination070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Other Site, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2015, ACN Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 11 - 22
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2015, ACN Summer Semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 45 - 05
One 3.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 05 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Singaraju

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1-hour mid-semester multiple choice test15 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2,000-2,500-word group essayteams of two students35 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
one 2-hour final examination50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05