Denmark, Aarhus

Brand Management

when 4 July 2011 - 29 July 2011
duration 4 weeks
credits 9.9 ECTS

More and more firms of all types have come to the realization that one of the most valuable assets they have is the brand names and other related brand elements associated with their products or services. Despite this recognition of the crucial importance of Brand Management, very little attention has been paid to the subject in management education. Among other issues this course will focus on the importance of brand equity, of managing brands over time and across geographic boundaries, and the application of the marketing mix to support brand strategies ect. Course offered by Department of Business studies, Aarhus School of Business, AU.

Course leader

Chris Baumann, Macquarie University

Target group

Students must have completed, at the very least, a Marketing Fundamentals course, since a clear understanding and knowledge of basic marketing concepts is required in order to follow class discussions.

Course aim

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of Brand Management. The learning outcomes of the course are:
• To gain an understanding of the major elements of Brand Management
• To be able to critically asses Brand Management strategies
• To be able to apply Brand Management theory to real life examples
• To work effectively in teams to analyse and prepare reports on brand management issues

Fee info

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