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
OfferedNot offered in 2014
Coordinator(s)Ms Maureen Griffiths


An in-depth analysis of the marketing techniques that can be applied to the tourism sector.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. recognise the importance of marketing to the tourism sector
  2. identify the marketing methods employed by the tourism sector
  3. distinguish between marketing a service and a physical good
  4. analyse the marketing strategies, including segmentation, employed by the tourism sector.


Within semester assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload equals 144 hours per semester


Students must have passed one of the following: MKF1120, MKG1120, MKP1120 or MKW1120 before undertaking this unit.