Marketing Management Courses

Marketing is one of the most important things to any business. Without marketing, businesses wouldn’t exist because no one would even know the business exists. Marketing tells the world that a company has something that the customer wants.

Working in marketing can be a very exciting and interesting job. You could work on the latest advertising campaigns on TV, in the newspaper, magazines, on the radio or even in a store.

We Offer the Following Accredited Marketing Management Courses:

Marketing Management N4

The N4 course is the first step into the amazing world of marketing. This course will give you all the basic skills you need for a career in Advertising, Sales, Branding, Public Relations, and many other positions.

Marketing Management N5

This is the second step in receiving your National Diploma. In this certificate course, you will not only learn the basics but you will also learn all about the Sales Management part of marketing.

Marketing Management N6

This is the last course you need to do for your National Diploma in Marketing Management. Once you finish this certificate you will need to do your 18 months of practical work and then the diploma will be yours.


What do Marketing Managers do?

The simple answer is “a lot”. Marketing managers work with the creative teams who make the advertisements, social media, newsletters, publicity, events, and renewing subscribers.

Remember that a Marketing Manager and a Marketing Director are not the same things. A Marketing Manager is in charge of what needs to be done to reach the marketing goals while a Marketing Director has to think about why those things need to be done and on how to do them.

Is Marketing Management Really Important?

Marketing is important to any business because it lets people know about the company and what it does and can offer them. If there is no marketing, a company won’t survive because they will not get customers. Marketing is the only way a business gets customers.

What Will I Learn in a Marketing Management Course?

You will learn many things in a Marketing Management course. You will cover subjects like:

  • Computer practice,
  • Management Communication and
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management,

How Much Money Does a Marketing Manager Earn?

According to PayScale, the average annual salary for a Marketing Manager is about R347 000. This number was correct at the time of writing this.

Is it Possible to Study Marketing Management Through Distance Learning?

Lots of companies have Marketing Management courses you can do through distance learning. Skills Academy has several short courses related to Marketing Management and we also offer N4, N5, and N6 courses. The N4 to N6 courses will help you to get a National Diploma in Marketing Management. There are many other companies where you can do both short and long courses.

What Kinds of Courses are Available?

There are many different companies and they all have different requirements for their courses so you will need to contact them to find out all that information. However, there are many short courses, online courses, part-time and full-time courses you can find.

Where can I Study Marketing Management?

There are companies all over the country where you can study. There are companies in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, and Pretoria to name a few places. Most courses are short courses but there are longer courses and even diploma courses you can do through distance learning. Distance learning lets you study no matter where you are in the country. There are accredited and non-accredited courses you can do.

What is the Difference Between an Accredited Course and a Non-accredited Course?

To put it simply: An accredited course gives you a recognised qualification while a non-accredited doesn’t. This doesn’t make one better, however. A non-accredited course will show your employers that you are serious and it shows that you have the skills. Non-accredited courses are also cheaper and you usually don’t need a matric certificate to register for them. Either one is a good choice. You just need to decide for yourself which one you want to do.

Would you Like to Study Marketing Management?

Here’s how you can start studying with us today.

  1. Fill in the form on the top-right side of this page and we will get back to you shortly.
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Last Updated: August 16, 2019

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