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Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  5th Semester  ›  Consumer Goods Marketing

Brand Management

I/III: Brand Management Upon successful completion of this course, students II/IV: Marketing Communication Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

Course Code:
apl. Prof. Dr. Tim Oliver Brexendorf
Course Type:
BSc Course
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
1. Relevance and concept of brand management
2. Brand strategy and positioning
3. Planning and implementing brand management programs
4. Brand development
5. Brand evaluation

Tuesday, 06/09/2022
03:30 PM till 06:45 PM
Tuesday, 13/09/2022
03:30 PM till 06:45 PM
Thursday, 15/09/2022
11:30 AM till 03:15 PM
Tuesday, 20/09/2022
11:30 AM till 03:15 PM
Tuesday, 20/09/2022
03:30 PM till 06:45 PM
Thursday, 22/09/2022
11:30 AM till 03:15 PM
Brand Management
Theoretical perspectives and models of brand management

Keller, K.L. and Swaminathan, V. (2020): Strategic Brand Management, 5th Edition, Pearson.
Lecture, discussions, guest lectures
Basic knowledge in marketing