Faculty of Business and Economics

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6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
Organisational UnitDepartment of Marketing
OfferedBerwick First semester 2014 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Stephen Saunders


Marketing research provides students with a broad understanding of the entire marketing research process. This includes understanding the marketing research decision process, research design, sampling, data collection, data analysis and how to prepare a marketing research proposal and report.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. understand the marketing research process
  2. compare and contrast the different marketing research methods and procedures
  3. prepare a marketing research proposal
  4. implement a marketing research project
  5. design an online survey
  6. prepare a marketing research report.


Within semester assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload equals 144 hours per semester