• Management Sciences

Further Education and Training Certificate Marketing

Course Synopsis

The FETC: Marketing is designed for people already in marketing or aspire to a similar career. The Qualification allows the learner to work towards a nationally recognized professional Qualification. It aims to develop individuals who wish to be qualified in one of the five sub-disciplines of Marketing: Direct Marketing, Marketing Communication, Customer Management, Marketing Management, and Marketing Research. The Qualification has building blocks from which a deeper and fuller appreciation of marketing can be developed and will help learners to achieving personal, learning and career goals.

People involved or wishing to work in Marketing will access this Qualification. It will also serve as an entry Qualification into the higher levels of Marketing Qualifications.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

The structure of this Unit Standard based Qualification makes the Recognition of Prior Learning possible, if the learner is able to demonstrate competence in the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes implicit in this Marketing Qualification. Recognition of Prior Learning will be done by means of an Integrated Assessment as mentioned in the previous paragraph.

This Recognition of Prior Learning may allow:

  • For accelerated access to further learning.
  • Gaining of credits towards a unit standard.

All recognition of Prior Learning is subject to quality assurance by the relevant accredited Education, Training, Quality, and Assurance Body and is conducted by a registered workplace assessor. Because the standards are only core and fundamental, these standards may have been acquired in a range of economic sectors and these will be recognizes as appropriate.

Access to Qualification:

There is an open access to this qualification, keeping in mind the “Learning assumed to be in place”.


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