Copenhagen School of Design and Technology


Strategic marketing (EN)

Danish title
Strategisk markedsføring (EN)
Study programme
Business Economics & Information Technology
Type of education
Full time education
Level of education
Bachelor Programme
3. semester
Duration of the subject/module
1 semester
Programme elements
Start time
Guldbergsgade 29 N, København N
Subject number
Responsible for the subject(s)/modul(es)
Mohamed Danny Eid
Marie Louise Brixtofte
Heidi Løvhøj Larsen
  • Purpose and learning objectives

    The strategic marketing module works with analytically based approach to a communication solution. The module also includes creative processes that will be based on data collection. The module introduces key methods and tools that will be used to solve a task in collaboration with a company. It is expected that the student uses methods and tools assigned to the module to complete the assignment.

    The module is about developing a conceptual solution using evidence-based approach. The module includes relevant methods and theories in relation to the assignment.
    Focusing on marketing, branding, communication models, campaign theory and focus groups.
    The module gives you the skills to analyze relationships and solutions that generally concern issues within national and international cases, customer behavior and markets as well as planning and conducting market analyzis.

    After completing the module, you will be capable of contributing analysis and suggestions regarding the company's market potential, as well as segmentation, target audience and positioning strategy.


    The student has development based knowledge and understanding about and can reflect on
    applied theories and methodologies regarding
    1) collecting and analyzing international data about markets, clients, and users
    2) strategic marketing in international corporations
    3) creating value through intercultural relationship management
    4) marketing plans, including communication strategies


    The student masters skills regarding the application of
    1) theories and methods to analyze markets and international competition
    2) theories and methods to analyze relationships and intercultural communication
    3) theories and methods to plan international strategic marketing
    4) theories and models within international marketing economy in order to identify markets
    as well as select and present relevant solution models to collaboration partners and users


    The student is able to handle complex and development-oriented situations regarding
    1) the independent participation in the development of a marketing strategy based on data
    collection and analysis of markets, competition, and consumers
    2) the interdisciplinary collaboration in the development of plans to penetrate new international markets
    3) developing and managing relationships and networks in an intercultural context
    4) identifying own learning needs and developing own knowledge, skills, and competences in
    relation to strategic marketing

  • Type of instruction
    Teaching takes place in an alternation between lectures and assignments, hands-on and project work. The learning activities are predominantly planned with emphasis on teaching and academic input in plenum. There are ongoing tasks that contribute to the final solution.

    The students work in groups throughout the module.

    Productions are delivered in Fronter, as part-deliveries through the module. Deadline for submission is given in the assignment description.

    Hand-ins and feedback
    Oral- and written feedback is given throughout the course and in the end of the module, written and oral feedback is given. Finally, students will present their solution to the customer.

    The module has case cooperation with one or more external acto
  • Exam

    The learning outcomes of the exam are identical with the learning outcomes of the subject(s)/modul(es)

    Exam in one or more subjects
    Subject/module is tested with the following modules
    The exam must show that the student
    • can communicate core concepts from Business Strategy, Strategic Marketing, Information
    Technologies, and Systems development.
    • can analyse and present a problem related to Business Strategy, Strategic Marketing,
    Information Technologies, and Systems development from an interdisciplinary perspective.
    • can collect and analyse user and marketing research
    • can complete a project in a team with emphasis on relations.
    Type of exam
    Combined written and oral examination
    The student will be examined in several subjects (Business Strategy, Strategic Marketing,
    Information Technologies, and Systems development). The examination must secure that the
    examination covers subjects that are not already dealt with in the report.
    Individual exam or group exam
    Exam languages
    1. Short presentation by the student: 5 min.
    2. Exam dialogue: 20 min.
    3. Evaluation and announcement of result: 5 min
    Permitted exam aids
    Laptop may be brought during the oral exam for presentation purposes.
    Type of evaluation
    7-point grading scale
    External censure
    Exam criteria
    The student will receive an individual grade for the overall performance covering the portfolio, presentation and individual examination. The evaluation of the performance is based on the degree to which it complies with the purpose and learning objectives of the subjects, as described in the curriculum.
hours of teaching
hours of preparation
The figure shows the extent of workload related to the subject divided into different study activities.

In the subject Strategic marketing (EN) you will receive 50 hours of instruction, which corresponds to 66 lessons (1 lesson = 45 min.) and 36% of your total workload for the subject.

The teaching primarily consists of the following activities: cases.
The preparation primarily consists of the following activities: group work, collecting empiricism, project work.

Read about KEAs Study Activity Model

*KEA can deviate from the number of hours if this is justified by special circumstances