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Marketing & Public Relations

Course Code(s):  5M2069
QQI Award Code:  5M2069 Marketing
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Galway Technical Institute

Galway Technical Institute


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2069
QQI Award Code 5M2069 Marketing
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

As a Marketing and Public Relations student, you will get to discover why consumers are loyal to a particular brand and what affects their purchasing behaviour. The Result: an education that begins your preparation for an exciting career in marketing, advertising, public relations and event management.

What will you Study?

Behavioural Studies 5N1351
Marketing Practice 5N1400
Applied Economics 5N1350
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Retail Selling 5N1619
Public Relations 5N1405
Database Methods 5N0783
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Microsoft Office Specialist
Certification available in Excel, Access, Word and Outlook

Optional Modules:
Learners may also have the opportunity to study Maths as an extra module.
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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