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St. John's Central College

St. John's Central College

IT Sales & Digital Marketing


Course Code:  5M2105
Award Code(s):  5M2105
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course equips you with skills in selling hardware and software products as part of a sales team. In a large company, you may be more of a technical expert, while in a smaller one you may well combine technical advice with an all-round sales role.

Participants will acquire digital marketing skills and competencies that will enable them to pursue positions in many fields as well as opportunities for progression to further studies. This course is run in collaboration with FIT and DSP. Preferably applicants are in receipt of a Social Welfare payment and may apply for VTOS or BTEA.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Retail Selling
Customer Service
Digital Marketing
Digital Photography
Retail Administration
Spreadsheet Methods
Word Processing
Information and Communication Systems
Communications
Work Experience

 

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Advertising / PR manager   Advertising Account Manager  
Events and Promotions Manager   Media Buyer  
Media Sales Executive   Public Relations Officer / Press Officer  
Advertising Media Buyer   Advertising Media Planner  
Advertising Media Salesperson   Direct Marketing Manager  
Brand Manager - Marketing   Digital Marketing Executive  
Product Marketing Manager   PR / Public Affairs Consultant / Lobbyist  
Advertising Art Director   Marketing Adviser  
Marketing Executive   Market Research Executive  
Corporate Affairs and Communications Manager   Public Relations Account Executive  
Marketing / Communications Manager   Social Media Specialist  
Project Manager - Software Design   Games Designer  
Multimedia Producer   Multimedia Developer  
IT Salesperson   Multimedia Project Manager  
Information Systems Manager   Computer Systems Sales Manager  
IT Consultant   Technical Sales Representative - Telecoms  
IT Manager   IT Project Manager  
Computer Trainer/Instructor   IT Team Leader  
Producer   Consumer Scientist  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations
Computers & ICT
Sales, Retail & Purchasing
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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