Market Research and Analysis

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Market Research and Analysis

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Marketing

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Students must have successfully completed MKTG11-100 Marketing or equivalent prior to undertaking MKTG13-303.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction

    Marketing research consists of planning, collecting and analyzing data relevant to marketing decision making, and the communication of research findings to management. The purpose of this subject is to develop an appreciation of the role of market research in the formulation and solution of marketing problems, and development of the student's basic skills in conducting and evaluating marketing research projects. Special emphasis is placed on problem formulation, research design, alternative methods of data collection (including qualitative and quantitative) and data analysis techniques. Numerous applications of market research to a variety of marketing problems are discussed.
     
    Learning Objectives
    1. Students will define a marketing problem; develop and execute a viable research method to address the problem; analyze and present the findings.
     
    2. Students will develop and demonstrate leadership, initiative and teamwork by working within a group.
     
    3. Students will demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills through the completion of written assignments, exams and an oral presentation within the semester.