Certificate in Practical Marketing Skills

The Programme

This Certificate in Practical Marketing Skills is aimed at those who wish to give themselves the tools to compete in the ever-changing field of Marketing. You will develop practical workplace skills. All innovation in marketing is through practical digital channels. Kickstart an exciting, dynamic career and attain a Practical Marketing Skills Level 5 Certificate.

  • Duration

    One Academic Year

  • ECTS

    30 ECTS

  • Next Start Date

    23rd September 2019

  • Accrediting Body

    Quality and Qualifications Ireland

  • Mode

    Part-time Evening

  • Level

    National Framework of Qualifications Level 5

  • Assessment

    Continuous Assessment & Exam

  • Minimum English Level

    IELTS Level 6.0 or equivalent

Our degrees and certificates are awarded by the Quality and Qualifications Ireland - QQI


Programme Learning Outcomes

In the Certificate in Practical Marketing skills learners will:

  • Gain the tools and knowledge which are essential for a successful career in Marketing
  • Understand in depth the dynamic and exciting world of Marketing

"GBS has informative, kind, caring and patient lecturers. In the small-class environment you have the opportunity to all the questions you want."

 Frederick Ho, GBS Graduate

Programme Content

  • Digital Marketing 
  • Marketing Practice
  • Behavioural Studies

Course Structure and Award

The course will be delivered over one academic year and runs over two evenings per week. Tutorials and workshops will be provided throughout the course to assist students in their learning experience. On completion of the course you will receive a QQI certificate in Practical Marketing Skills.

Prague Castle - Study Abroad Trip 2018

Prague Castle - Study Abroad Trip 2018

Academic Career & Progression Routes 

After this certificate you can progress on to a career in Marketing in SMEs or multinational organisations. Students who would like to further their academic career can choose to continue their studies through our Bachelor of Business degree. Modules completed during the certificate can contribute to your degree. 

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