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Social Media for Business Level 3 at Kidderminster College

Course description

Effective use of social media is now an established marketing tool and could help businesses thrive. This qualification will help you understand the impact of social media on business and how to use a range of techniques and tools in marketing campaigns. Students will understand social media and digital marketing as a competitive business tool and how these tools and skills can be utilised proactively and constructively. 

Course content

  • Principles of social media within a business
  • Social networking management for business
  • Communicating using different marketing channels

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs grades A-C (preferably in English and Maths), or an equivalent qualification.


Report writing, practical tasks, observations and project.

Financial information

Learners would benefit from having the use of a USB memory stick or portable hard drive.

Future opportunities

BA in Marketing or BA in Business Studies

Social Media Marketing Officer / Marketing Assistant

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kidderminster College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college