Advertising (Online)

National Certificate in Advertising


The purpose of this qualification is to ensure that qualified learners understand advertising agency processes, systems and technical methods in general, and specialise in the processes, systems and technical methods that they are (to be) involved in by achieving specific competence. these processes, systems and technical methods refer to copywriting, art direction and design, client service, media buying, television/radio production, and print production.

Through this course, you will understand the most important issues when planning and evaluating marketing communications strategies and executions. You’ll be able to combine the appropriate theories and models with practical information to make better marketing communications decisions. After completing this course you’ll be able to use integrated marketing & advertising communications in the process of creating valuable brands and winning your consumers

Learning Outcome
  • Source and analyse information required for advertising decision-making.
  • Present ideas and make recommendations regarding appropriateness and relevance of ideas and recommendations.
  • Interpret information for advertising assignments to determine resource requirements.
  • Evaluate advertising assignment progress.
  • Evaluate advertising assignment outputs.
  • Implement and coordinate advertising assignment activities according to brief.
Subject/ Modules
  • Business Communications
  • Advertising Production
  • Creative Marketing
  • Business Studies
  • Advertising Design & Layout
  • Advertising Media Planning
Mode of Study

Registration Requirement
  • Grade 12 or an NQF level 3
  • Computer literacy
  • English language (spoken and written).

Career Opportunities
  • Advertising Specialist 
  • Sales and Marketing Specialist
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Production Specialist
  • Creative Specialist

Other Course Features


No Application Fee is Required. A one-time Registration Fee of (R3500) is payable at Program Registration.


Best Value

Discounted once off
R 15500 ONCE OFF
  • No Application Fees
  • Online Support
  • No Hidden Fees

Option A

3 Month Instalment
R 4700 Monthly (x3)
  • Registration Fee: R3500
  • Online Support
  • No Hidden Fees

Option B

6 Months Instalment
R 2900 Monthly (x6)
  • Registration Fee: R3500
  • Online Support
  • No Hidden Fees

Option C

9 Months Instalment
R 2200 Monthly (x9)
  • Registration Fee: R3500
  • Online Support
  • No Hidden Fees

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