Retail Theory and Practice

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Retail Theory and Practice

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Business Administration

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Assessment: formative assessment – feedback provided on one page report plan; summative assessment – individual assignment

    Module learning outcomes 
    1. Knowledge outcome – You will be able to develop your understandings of contemporary developments in retail theory and practice how and how these contribute to organisational success 
    2. Intellectual/transferable skills outcome – You will be able to consider a complex issue in retail theory and practice and propose feasible alternative options for consideration. 
    How the module develops Business Readiness 
    I am developing the application of knowledge into practice and identifying alternatives to problem 
    solve. I am developing my commercial acumen and the importance of providing customer satisfaction and developing customer loyalty.

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