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Well in school you should try do a practical subject and get used to working with your hands. Physics is another subject that would be of benefit. It would help in the theory exams that you complete after each of the off the job training modules.
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DB533
Business in Marketing

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Certificates at this level are typically awarded for two years of full-time study after the leaving certificate or equivalent. Skills developed are mostly technical and vocationally specific, i.e. are focused on a specific career sector. National apprenticeships programmes are included in thhis level.

Awards at this level recognised by the National Framework of Qualifications may lead to 3rd level progression opportunities.

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Qualifications at this level prepare for occupations that involve using the skills and knowledge learned alongside existing workers in 'real world' environments.  Examples include restaurant managers, electricians, engineering technicians, legal secretaries, hairdressers, and web developers.

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2 Years
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Marketing covers everything from company culture and philisophy through to market research, new business or product development, advertising and promotion, PR (public/press relations), and arguably all of the sales functions as well. It is the process by which a company decides what it will sell, to whom, when and how, and then does it.

This course provides a general understanding of the core areas within which businesses operate. High levels of skills are developed in the specialised area of marketing.


 
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DB533 - Business in Marketing
Dublin Business School

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DB533 - Business in Marketing
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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement. Click on the link below to find PLC courses that also relate to this career sector. Note you can view more courses by adjusting the filters on the list page.

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Typical careers positions include marketing executive, marketing advisor, brand manager, sales and marketing executive and graduate trainee/intern.



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