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MKTG 7010 - Cooperative Marketing and Community Engagement

Marketing Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Through seminars, online, class, individual and group discussions, students will examine cooperative marketing topics ranging from interacting with members rather than customers, strategic analysis, upstream/downstream cooperative marketing, fund raising and ethics, to community preventive marketing, the social marketing mix, branding and co-creation. Exposure to cooperative marketing, community engagement frameworks and best practices provides students with the structure to understand and propose community capacity-building endeavours focused upon community growth and well-being. Note: This course is offered in the Fall term.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Articulate the key knowledge, skills and abilities associated with community economic development through the application of the cooperative principles.
  • Develop tools, resources, and support systems for community development.
  • Define the function and applications of values based economic development, as well as direct links to sustainable and balanced growth.
  • Acquire and apply social marketing skills to resolve community, social and environmental issues.
  • Analyze marketing problems and suggest relevant problem solving strategies and solutions using cooperative based business models.
  • Assess the role of branding, social advertising and other communications in achieving behavioural change.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

MKTG 7010 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Business Administration


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