BUS 215 - Marketing

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course examines marketing principles, strategies, and methods practiced by modern businesses and organizations including product/service distribution, promotion, and pricing. Topics include: evaluating market opportunities; buyer behavior; market segmentation, targeting and positioning; market strategy and planning; development of marketing mix; and marketing organization and control. The role of ethics, corporate social responsibility, and public policy that are intrinsic to marketing efforts will also be explored. (F, Sp, Su)