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Advanced Apprenticeship in Social Media and Digital Marketing at Rotherham College

Course description

In the world we now live in, everything we touch is digital, information we receive is digital, it is no surprise that digital marketing and social media for business has become massive. The purpose of digital media is to attract and engage with current and potential customers, for example online advertising, email marketing, social media campaigns, and search engine optimisation.

This Apprenticeship combines both competence and knowledge aspects, with pathways including IT, Marketing and a generic pathway. As part of this framework you will also be required to study maths and English where a GCSE C grade has not been achieved.

Course content

  • Social media advertising and promotion
  • Principles of social media within a business
  • Mobile social media for a business
  • Website creation and optimisation
  • Social media marketing within a business
  • Images, video and website software

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs grade C and above (preferably Maths and English)
  • A relevant level 2 qualification at Merit or above
  • A level 2 Apprenticeship

Financial information

16-18 year olds do not need to pay course fees. Depending on your circumstances you may not need to pay fees.

Contact the Enquiries Team on 01709 722777 for advice and guidance.

Future opportunities

By undertaking this Apprenticeship you could progress into careers in areas such as social media and digital marketing starting at a junior level.

Or you could study with Rotherham College on the BA(Hons) in Media and Photography or the Foundation Degree in Computing Systems Development, or go on to university or a higher level Apprenticeship

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 03 February 2017
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • The Enquiry Team
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01709 722858
    • Email address:
    • info@rotherham.ac.uk

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