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Certificate: Online/Digital and Social Media Marketing


Online/Digital and Social Media Marketing is and art combining consumer insight and an in depth knowledge into the internet of things. This certificate program will teach you how to market effectively in the digital space by applying the best of online marketing technologies such as SEO, PPC and leading social media platforms. Through this certificate program, we apply function and purpose to creative and strategic thinking allowing you to design and implement a complete online, digital and social media marketing strategy with your business objectives in mind. You will earn multiple international certificates benefitting from our partnerships with leading international educational institutes and vendors giving you practical and industry recognized skills that will turn you into an online marketing guru.


Features & Benefits


  • Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will be receiving 5 different certificates which will show any employer what a great benefit you will be for their business.


Admission Requirements:

Students should be able to use basic computer applications and thus should have basic computer literacy. If this is not the case, proof of training in basic computer literacy will be required in order to be eligible for this course.

Salaries & Skills



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  • Duration

    • 3 Months (Duration is based on both study contact hours as well as in-class practical hours)
  • Career Options

    • Digital Marketing Specialist
    • Social Media Manager
    • Online Reputation Guru
  • Study Kit

    Your study kit is included in your fees and will contain: 


    • Free WIFI (10GB/Month, On Campus only). 
    • Electronic study guides and textbook for online students. 
    • A prescribed textbook list and a recommended reading list will be issued to face to face students. 
    • Orientation kit including: Student Card, Welcome Letter, and Getting Started Guide. 
    • Access to our myAcademy student portal and student support team via phone, email and tickets. 
    • Access to Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign  

What you get

  • Digital Marketing and Social Media certificate (Concept Interactive Institute)
  • Digital Marketing certificate (University of Illinois, US)
  • Social Media certificate (North Western University, US)
  • Search Engine Optimisation certificate (University of California, US)
  • Google Online Marketing Challenge (Google)

Our Learning Methods

At AIE, The Academic Institute of Excellence we understand that that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. This is influenced by many factors including, circumstances, location, field of study and learning preference. It is for this reason that we have developed our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning that encompasses multiple delivery methods, involving our three main channels.

Full Time

Reach your full potential through our myWay Instructor-led or Mentorship based classes combined with interactive lessons, practical assignments and in-field experience, combined with our blended platform to make up a full day or selective days within a week.

Part Time

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.


We have re-defined online learning. Our myWay Online Learning ensures that the student is supported by technology and people throughout his academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.

Career Video

Watch this video to understand a day in the life of a social media marketer. 

  • Digital Marketing in Context, Strategy, and Research
  • CRM and SEO
  • Google AdWords (PPC Marketing)
  • Channels (Search, Online, Video, Email, Social Media, Mobile Marketing)
  • Social Media Strategy, UX, Web Development and Design, Writing for Digital
  • Testing (Analytics) and Optimisation
    No dates have been specified for this course.
    Please contact The CAD Corporation for more information and dates on this course.
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