lecge1213  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
4 credits
30.0 h + 15.0 h
Kervyn De Meerendré Nicolas;

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
Part 1: The role of marketing in a company Part 2: Strategic marketing - The analysis of buyers' behaviour - Segmentation and selection of target markets - attractiveness analysis - competition analysis - Positioning - choice of development strategies

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 This course is intended to teach students: - the basic concepts of marketing in the field of marketing management. - How to apply marketing analysis in concrete management situations and to a range of sectors of activity
What the introductory course in marketing will bring the students to understand how a direction marketing al-lows the company being more efficient in the design and the marketing of its products. The course will put more emphasis on the strategic marketing that on the operational marketing. The strategic marketing will ad-dress the themes of the analysis of needs and behavior of consumers, the segmentation, analysis d'attractivité and competitiveness of markets, of targeting and positioning of the product. The operational marketing will cover the concepts of product, brand, price, distribution and communication. Some exercises will be discussed during and will require an active presence of students.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

1/20 point will be awarded during one of the practical work sessions (TP).

19/20 points will be awarded during an individual examination in session.

This exam will consist of a multiple choice questions, a case study and open questions.

NB: in the event of failure in January, the evaluation relating to 1/20 point assigned in TP will be automatically postponed to the September session.
Online resources
Cfr Moodle
LAMBIN JJ, CHUMPITAZ R, de MOERLOOSE (2016), Marketing stratégique et opérationnel, 9°ed. Dunod 
Faculty or entity
Force majeure
Evaluation methods
2/20 point seront attribués durant une des scéances de travaux pratique (TP). 
18/20 points seront attribués lors d'un examen individuel en session.
Cet examen sera composé d'un QCM, une étude de cas et de questions ouvertes.
NB: en cas d'échec en Janvier, l'évaluation portant sur 2/20 les points attibués en TP seront automatiquement reportés à la session de septembre.

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Economics and Management

Approfondissement en communication

Minor in Mangement (basic knowledge)

Minor in Management (ESPO students)