FP-marPDAcad. year: 2020/2021
Marketing approach is an inevitable prerequisite for long-term development of a firm in a market environment. Knowledge and deep understanding of marketing principles thus create one of the pillars of a successful firm. The content of the course "Marketing" is focused on many important aspects of marketing, connected with the analysis of market position of a firm, with the customer analysis and their segmentation, with the marketing mix elements etc.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
This course will provide a set o knowledge needed for understanding of the role of marketing in the management process of the firm as well as for the management of specific areas (production, technology, R+D etc.). The important role plays understanding of customers (analysis of their wants and needs, decission-making process, factors influencing their buying behaviour...) for the long-term firm´s development.
Knowledge of basic economic categories.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
KAŇOVSKÁ, Lucie a David Schüller. Základy marketingu. Studijní text pro bakalářské obory. 2. vyd. Brno: CERM, 2015. 131 s. ISBN 978-80-214-5107-0. (CS)
KARLÍČEK, M. ZÁKLADY MARKETINGU. PRAHA: GRADA, 2013.
KOTLER, P.: MARKETING MANAGEMENT. 14. VYDÁNÍ. PRAHA, MANAGEMENT PRESS, 2013 (CS)
BOUČKOVÁ, J. A KOL: MARKETING. PRAHA, C.H.BECK,2003 (CS)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The lecturers describing the main principles, methodology and problems are the main part of teaching methods. Seminars mostly support practical understanding of the discussed topics from the lectures.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
1. Class Participation
Lectures and seminars are not obligatory to visit, students can get 10 points for their individual activities placed in elearning.
2. Students will write a test during the semester (max. 20 points).
3. Team project (20 points).
Total is 35 points. Students must achieve at least 30 points from 50 possible points.
After passing the above-mentioned three parts, students can pass the final exam, which is in written form.
Exam 50 points
Total is 100 points from both parts.
Language of instruction
1. General considerations for marketing utilization in our conditions
2. Marketing mix elements
3. Marketing utilization in different settings (services, health care, sport etc...)
The goal of the course is to provide students with basic knowledge from marketing area and to guide them towards deep understanding of marketing principles in the management of different professional areas/departments in a firm.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Lectures and seminars are not obligatory to visit, students can get 2 points for each seminar (max. 10 points for semester).