Marketing Communications (MKTG6005)


This unit provides a theoretical and practical perspective on the role of marketing communications in the marketing process, planning and implementation. The unit focuses on the role of different media (television, radio, print, outdoor, cinema, Internet) and covers various aspects of advertising and promotions management including: mass media advertising, in-store advertising, sales promotion, public relations, sponsorships, and personal selling.

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Intensive - 6 days, 9:30am-5pm


in-class participation (18%), individual assignments (20%), research component (2%), group project (30%), and final exam (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.