The University of Newcastle, Australia
Location

Online

Newcastle City

Sydney CBD

Start dates
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
Mode of delivery

Face to Face, Online

Duration

0.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 3 years maximum.

Location

Online

Newcastle City

Sydney CBD

Start dates
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
  • Trimester 1 - 4 Feb 2019
  • Trimester 2 - 20 May 2019
  • Trimester 3 - 2 Sep 2019
Duration

0.5 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Face to Face, Online

English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.5
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

Find out more about IELTS.

UON program code: 40136
CRICOS code: 027423K

Study Marketing

Marketing is a dynamic, challenging and fast paced business function. Marketing professionals must be prepared to meet these challenges and adapt with the changing nature of the industry. A Graduate Certificate in Marketing from the University of Newcastle equips graduates with marketing knowledge to plan and execute marketing strategies for organisations in the not-for-profit, government and private sectors.

The Graduate Certificate in Marketing is tailored toward individuals working in Marketing with no degree qualification to further expand their career options, or, professional looking for a career change and provides a pathway into the Master of Marketing as all subjects successfully completed will be credited.

Why study with us?

  • Build your marketing career - by study a Graduate Certificate in marketing you will enhance your career opportunities and prospects in a dynamic and rewarding industry.

  • Study at your own pace - At UON, you have the flexibility to tailor your study to suit your professional and personal life by studying online or face-to-face at your own pace.

  • AACSB Accreditation - The University of Newcastle's Business School (NBS) has received AACSB Accreditation, earned by fewer than 5% of the world's business programs

What you will study

The Graduate Certificate in Marketing focuses on developing marketing management and planning skills. With a strategically based focus on business marketing capabilities, this program will provide you with the know-how to efficiently and effectively communicate with consumers by understanding their behaviour and decision making process.

You have the flexibility to choose one course from a list of directed courses in areas such as digital marketing, brand development and integrated marketing communications depending on your area of interest. You will graduate with a comprehensive understanding of the marketing process and have the ability to plan and implement successful marketing campaigns.


Program plans

Download a program plan for further details on your degree's structure and what courses you will study.

These program plans are applicable to new students. Current students should refer to the program handbook to access the plan relevant to the year they commenced.

View the full course list

Career opportunities

The program will provide you with invaluable knowledge and simultaneously build your skills in analysing situations, and developing and managing marketing strategy. These outcomes will facilitate you in meeting employment challenges with confidence and conviction.

If you are looking to further expand your career opportunities or a careers change, the Graduate Certificate in Marketing program will give you the edge you need. It will enable you to differentiate yourself from other marketers in that you will possess a range of marketing skills and you will understand how these skills interrelate with other organisational functions. These insights will enable you to contribute widely to the management of organisational offerings, customer-perceived value, strategic positioning and competitive advantage, in both local and global contexts. The relevant knowledge and skills underlie many senior roles including:

  • marketing coordinator
  • market research officer
  • media analyst
  • marketing operations specialist
  • marketing manager
  • brand manager
Assocation to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The Newcastle Business School is accredited with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), earned by fewer than 5% of the world's business programs. AACSB is the premier, and longest-standing, international accrediting body for business programs and is the international benchmark for excellence in business education.