Metropolitan State University

MKTG 600 : Marketing Management

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
This course examines activities through which organizations provide goods and services to serve the needs of the marketplace. Some of the topics included are analysis of internal and external factors of an organization that contribute to a successful marketing campaign, consumer behavior, positioning, , setting marketing objectives, designing marketing strategies and tactics, integrated marketing communications, pricing, and elasticity of demand.
B. Course Effective Dates: 08/01/1998 - 10/20/2004 10/21/2004 - 05/05/2015 05/06/2015 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. Apply core marketing management principles and strategies.
  2. Analyze secondary research to conduct a situation analysis
  3. Formulate marketing objectives.
  4. Develop a positioning statement for an organization accurately identifying a target market and distinct points of differentiation.
  5. Integrate appropriate marketing communication tactics for an organization, based on the positioning statement.
  6. Create a winning marketing plan that integrates the array of marketing management principles.
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information