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Course Duration / Location

78 Weeks (60 weeks study and 18 weeks holiday) Sydney Campus

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CRICOS Course Code: 112995J

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well developed marketing and communication skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. This qualification applies to individuals in full-time marketing roles, as well as those who are responsible for an organisation’s marketing in addition to other duties.

Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

BSB40820 Certificate IV in Marketing & Communication

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  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification in the training package.

    CCMT has set its own entry requirements as follows:

    International students must:

    • Be at least 18 years of age.
    • Must have completed at least Australian Year 12 or equivalent school studies.
    • Have an overall IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent score in other English skills tests (Test results must be no more than 2 years old).
    • Participate in a Course Entry Interview to demonstrate their suitability for this course (their career goals, reasons for studying this course, etc).
    • Pass LLN Test conducted by CCMT.

    International Students may not be required to provide evidence of scores in English Language Test where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:

    • Students who have completed at least five years’ study in one or more of the following countries: Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, or the Republic of Ireland
    • Citizens and passport holders of one of the following English‑speaking countries: UK, USA, Canada, NZ or Republic of Ireland

    Students who have successfully completed in Australia in the English language either the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or 50% of the units of a Certificate IV or higher-level course, in the two years before applying for the student visa.

Twelve (12) units including six (06) core units and six (06) elective units are required to pass for the award of the BSB40820 Certificate IV in Marketing and Communication. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.

This qualification will be delivered 14 hours face to face per week in the campus and 6 hours online per week. This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks in total. Total number of weeks for training and assessment is 40 weeks over 5 terms. Number of holidays is 12 weeks, spread over 4 term breaks of 3 weeks each. No term break is given after last term.

The costs for this course are as follows:

Application Processing Fee $250 (non-refundable to be paid on application)
Tuition fees: AUD $18,000
Materials Fees: AUD $300
Total Course Fee: AUD $18,550

The study materials are provided to students by CCMT and are included in total course fees.

  • Target groups for the BSB40820 Certificate IV in Marketing and Communication are international students who are:

    • Seeking to pursue or further a career in marketing and communication sector.
    • Seeking to enter a new industry sector.
    • Seeking a pathway to higher level qualifications.

    CCMT expects that a student will be able to read, comprehend and write a range of texts in English within a variety of contexts. S/he will be able to use and respond to spoken language including some unfamiliar material within a variety of contexts and will be able to recognise and use a variety of conventions and symbolism of formal mathematics.

Core units:

BSBCMM411 Make presentations
BSBCRT412 Articulate, present and debate ideas
BSBMKG433 Undertake marketing activities
BSBMKG435 Analyse consumer behaviour
BSBMKG439 Develop and apply knowledge of communications industry
BSBWRT411 Write complex documents

Elective units

SIRXMKT006 Develop a social media strategy
BSBMKG434 Promote products and services
BSBESB404 Market new business ventures
BSBFIN401 Report on financial activity
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence
BSBOPS502 Manage Business Operational Plans

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into a range of  Diploma qualifications, such as the BSB50620 – Diploma of Marketing and Communication.

Potential employment options are in businesses and companies in the roles such as Media Planner, Community Relations Team Leader (Local Government), Direct Marketing Officer, Assistant Advertising Account Planner, Public Relations Officer, Sales Administrator, etc.

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