Marketing in Central and Eastern Europe

University of Economics, Prague

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Marketing in Central and Eastern Europe

  • Host University

    University of Economics, Prague

  • Location

    Prague, Czech Republic

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Management, European Studies, International Business, International Marketing, International Studies, Marketing, Merchandising

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    46
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5
  • Overview

    *Please note- this is a sample syllabus only. Specific course content and course format may alter term-to-term.

    Aims of the course:

    This course will review various applications of marketing concepts within the continuously changing environments in Central and Eastern European markets. This course will explore product/service development, promotional techniques, pricing strategies, distribution alternatives, and general marketingoverview in CEE business.

    Learning outcomes and competences:

    Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to explain what marketing and what decisions marketers have to do, describe basic factors of marketing environment, explain the basic principles of segmentation, describe and explain the marketing mix. All this in context of CEE.

    Course contents:

    • Marketing - definition and principles
    • Marketing environment
    • Marketing research
    • Segmentation and targeting
    • Brand and positioning
    • Product policy
    • Price policy
    • Distribution policy
    • Communication mix
    • International marketing
    • Marketing planning

    Assessment methods (weighing):

    • Daily attendance Participation – lecture / seminar / excursion = 20%
    • Mid-term test = 40%
    • Final presentation = 40%
    • Total = 100%

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations