Courses Catalogue

Principles Of Marketing

COURSE CODE: MK 1104
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 0
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Supplies and Procurement Management, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

PURPOSE OF COURSE

Principles of Marketing is an introductory course that appreciates the marketing concept and examines the functions and roles of marketing in an organization. It examines such topics as; the marketing concept, the marketing environment, understanding the market, product policy, pricing decisions and distribution, promotions and issues in international marketing and market planning.

 EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit, students should be able to:

  • Describe are  the basic concepts, and  principles, as well as apply theoretical skills and techniques that constitute marketing management.
  • Explain how to implement, and manage efficient and effective marketing programmes for various market offers in various markets.

ยท         Explain why ethical issues are vital for the firm to consider in relationship building.