Advertising and Promotion Strategy

Course code MKTG2102
Available in 2016
2016 Course Timetables


Business and marketing objectives define effective communications strategy. The nature and design of communication strategies in terms of customer-marketer interaction is examined with the traditional theories and the future implications of emerging technologies considered. Wherever appropriate, the content is international in its perspective. Students engage in independent and collaborative work processes to design and communicate strategies reflective of authentic practice in Advertising and Promotion.


UoN Singapore

  • Trimester 1 - 2016 (Singapore)

Learning Outcomes

1. Determine the role of marketing communications within the context of marketing strategies

2. Apply theories to the development of marketing communications

3. Evaluate traditional marketing communication strategies

4. Compare and contrast the stages involved in developing effective marketing communications

5. Evaluate the impact of emerging technologies and globalisation on the nature of marketing communications inclusive of social and cultural influences.

6. Access and analyse information to improve strategy development and communication outcomes either independently or as a team member.

7. Articulate your specialised knowledge in both oral and written contexts reflective of your audience and purpose.

8. Demonstrate an awareness of the professional standards and ethical conduct in relation to Advertising and Promotion Strategies.


The role of marketing communications in the marketing process from both a theoretical and practical perspective.

The nature of marketing communications in consumer, business-to-business and international/global contexts.

Activities involved in the design of communication strategies.

Contemporary and traditional approaches to customer-marketer interaction including those that are electronically based.

Assumed Knowledge


Assessment Items

Project: Group IMC Plan Part A: Initial Brief

Project: Group IMC Plan Part B: Final Plan

Presentation: Group IMC Plan Part C: Pitch

Written Assignment: Individual Communications Critique

Formal Examination: Final Exam

Contact Hours

UoN Singapore


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term


Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 11 Weeks