Advanced Certificate in Retail, Marketing and Business

Course Content

An integral part of this programme is the design, creation and operation of our pop-up shop (Tempus). Learners gain invaluable business and work experience by creating the store design, selecting, buying and re-ordering products and creating and implementing a marketing plan. Subjects include: Visual Merchandising; Digital Marketing; Website Design and Application; Business Planning.  Learners will develop the skills and qualities required for a business start-up or a career within the retail, fashion or marketing industries.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of four National 5 qualifications. Consideration will also be given to applicants with other relevant qualifications or life/work experience. Applicants should have a desire to work towards entry into HNC level or a career within the Retail, Events and Marketing industry.

Method of Assessment

There will be no end of course test but continual assessment throughout the year.

Future Prospects

Further study at HNC level including Retail, Fashion Business; Events and Business. May also lead to employment in these areas.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    21 Sep 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Retail, Events & Marketing

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

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