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ADV1002 Advertising as Engagement

Short Description: Advertising as Engagement
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities & Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 100700 - Communication & Media Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 21 May 2019

Synopsis

Students in this course examine differing ways to achieve engagement with target markets. They analyse advertising in the form of engagement resulting in earned media, including mass media and social media platforms. Students are encouraged to think laterally and innovatively about the mechanisms of advertising, which may include creating events, experiences or communicative actions which activate target markets and build relationships with the brand or cause. Social network sharing, blogging and user-created content will be theorised as the increasingly active role of consumers in co-creating advertising outcomes.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2019 Online