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Business (Marketing) Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College

Course description

This study programme will introduce you to the dynamic, exciting world of marketing. You will learn about a range of roles and functions within marketing including direct marketing, digital marketing, advertising and public relations. This rare opportunity will enable you to progress onto marketing or business degrees, before ultimately gaining professional status with the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).

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Entry requirements

  • the business environment
  • business resources
  • business communication
  • introduction to marketing
  • creative product promotion
  • market research in business
  • relationship marketing
  • internet marketing in business
  • maths and English


  • two GCSEs at grade C or above, in addition to maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or
  • four GCSEs at grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Business Level 2 Extended Certicate, maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event and satisfactory references

Financial information

  • written assignments, presentations, discussions and group work

Future opportunities

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Further information

  • higher education at university or college, including our BA (Hons) Business Studies at University Centre Southend • progress to a professional marketing qualication such as the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 January 2017
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